17 August 2021
Major Douglas A. Larkin
Troop NYC Commander
(212) 459-7800



Queens, New York – On Saturday, August 14, 2021 at approximately 12:50 a.m., Troopers from SP Wards Island arrested Paul A. Hidalgo, age 57, of Woodside, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.


Troopers were patrolling the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge and conducted a vehicle stop on a 2006 Nissan Armada, operated by Hidalgo, for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. The investigation into the incident revealed Hidalgo to be impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.


Hidalgo was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and remanded to Queens Central Booking pending arraignment.

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