20 September 2022
Major Brian P. Webster
Troop NYC Commander
(212) 459-7800



Queens, New York – On Saturday, September 17, 2022 at approximately 3:15 a.m., troopers from SP Wards Island arrested Wilson E. Loja Barco, age 31, of Queens, New York, for Driving While Intoxicated – an unclassified misdemeanor.


The troopers were patrolling near the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge and conducted a traffic stop on a 2020 Volkswagen Jetta, operated by Loja Barco, for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law. The investigation revealed Loja Barco to be impaired by alcohol, and he was subsequently arrested.


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


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