10 December 2020
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On December 9th, 2020, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Hashaun Leeper, 44, of Jamestown, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, Unlawful Fleeing a Police Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree and Resisting Arrest.
 
The Troopers attempted to stop a vehicle for driving 71 miles per hour on North Main Street in Jamestown. The vehicle failed to pull over and continued to flee down several city streets. Responding units were eventually able to stop the suspect vehicle on West 9th Street and place the driver, later identified as Leeper, under arrest after a brief struggle. Leeper was transported to SP Jamestown where he provided a breath sample of .21. Leeper was then processed, issued traffic tickets and appearance tickets and released. Leeper is scheduled to appear in the city of Jamestown Court next month.
 

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