26 December 2019
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Douglas A. Larkin
Troop NYC Commander
Queens, New York – On December 19, 2019 at approximately 11:35 p.m., a Trooper from SP Rockaways arrested Sanjay Gokool, age 23, of Queens, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated - an unclassified misdemeanor.
The Trooper responded to the scene of a hit-and-run on I-495 involving a Dodge Caravan, operated by Gokool, and an unmarked New York State Police vehicle. The investigation into the incident revealed that Gokool was impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.
Gokool was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, an unclassified misdemeanor, and remanded to Queens Central Booking pending arraignment.