22 August 2020
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Pennsylvania woman arrested for DWAI-Drugs after Carrollton accident

On August 20, 2020, SP Olean Troopers arrested Melinda S. Schoonover, 34, of Bradford, PA for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

Troopers investigating a one-car accident on U.S. Route 219 in the town of Carrollton determined Schoonover had been operating a vehicle while in an impaired condition. She failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Schoonover was then arrested and transported to SP Olean, where a Drug Recognition Expert evaluation confirmed impairment.

Schoonover was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Carrollton Town Court, where she is due to appear in September.

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