02 June 2021
Major Carla A. DiRienzo
Troop T Commander



Catskill, NY – On May 31, 2021, at approximately 3:40 p.m., State Police stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Catskill for a vehicle and traffic violation.  The driver of the vehicle, Eduar S. Hernandez Mejia, 36, of Newburgh, NY, was found to be intoxicated.  He was taken into custody, transported and processed at SP Kingston where his blood alcohol content was determined to be 0.18%. 

Hernandez Mejia was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated; an Unclassified Misdemeanor.  He was turned over to a sober third party and released on appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Catskill Court on June 17, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.


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