19 December 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander



On December 15, 2021, Troopers out of SP Warsaw arrested Kya J. McKnight., 26, of Rochester, NY, for felony Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs-Previous Conviction Within Ten Years and 2 counts of Leander law for having children in the vehicle.


During a traffic stop on State Route 19 in the town of Middlebury, McKnight was exhibiting signs of impairment. Troopers determined McKnight had been operating a vehicle while in an impaired condition.  McKnight had failed standardized field sobriety tests.  She was arrested and transported to SP Warsaw where she was evaluated by a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) from the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Office.


McKnight was released with appearance tickets for the town of Middlebury court for January 2022.


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