On August 6, 2020, at approximately 4:51 a.m., State Police arrested 35-year-old Crystal L. Smith of Rouses Point for DWI, following a traffic stop on South Street, in the village of Champlain. Smith was determined to be driving while under the influence of drugs and alcohol. Two young children were also in the vehicle with her at the time of operation.
Smith was charged under Leandra’s Law with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, E felony, and DWAI-combined, drugs and alcohol. She was released with tickets to appear in the Town of Champlain Court.