Major Dennis J. Schager
Troop G Commander
On February 18, 2023, State Police of Saratoga arrested John A. Matrazzo, 21, of Ballston, NY, and Charles B. Mccormack III, 22, of Ballston Spa, NY, each for Driving While Intoxicated and other Vehicle and Traffic Law violations.
On February 18, 2023, at about 9:34 p.m., Troopers responded to the report of a motorcycle crash in the area of Lake Road in Ballston, NY. Matrazzo was located and assisted until EMS arrived. The investigation determined Matrazzo and Mccormack III were each operating a dirt bike on the roadway when Matrazzo crashed and sustained injuries. Matrazzo was transported to Ellis Hospital and arrested for Driving While Intoxicated.
Mccormack III was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated on scene and transported to SP Saratoga, where he refused to provide a sample to determine the alcohol content of his blood. He was issued tickets returnable to the Ballston Town Court on March 16, 2023, and released to a sober third party.
Matrazzo reported to SP Saratoga on February 20, 2023, for processing. He is due back in the Ballston Town Court on March 14, 2023.