30 September 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


Salamanca man arrested for DWI at triple the legal limit in East Otto

On September 28, 2019, SP Machias Troopers arrested Colter L. Oldshield, 21, of Salamanca, NY for Driving While Intoxicated.

Troopers responded to a complaint of a possible intoxicated driver on East Otto-Springville Road in the town of East Otto, Troopers determined Oldshield had been operating a vehicle while in an intoxicated condition. He failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene. Oldshield was then arrested and transported to SP Machias, where a chemical breath test revealed him to have a 0.24% BAC.

Oldshield was released with appearance tickets for Ashford Town Court, where he is due to appear in October.


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