Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On October 7, 2021 at approximately 2:30 am, State Police in Wilton responded to a one car roll-over motor vehicle accident in the Town of Wilton on Interstate-87 north bound in the area of exit 16. The vehicle operator fled on foot and was taken into custody a short distance from the scene. The vehicle involved, a 2018 Porsche Panamera, was found to be a stolen vehicle taken from the City of Albany.
While interviewing the driver, 28-year-old Evan T. Febres of Stillwater, the Troopers observed signs of intoxication. Febres was taken into custody and transported to SP Wilton for processing where he refused to submit to a chemical test.
Febres was charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 2nd degree (a class C felony) and Driving While Intoxicated (a misdemeanor).