18 May 2020
 
  
 NEW YORK STATE POLICE
 Major James C. Michael
 Troop F Commander
 

  
PRESS RELEASE
 
May 15, 2020
 
On May 15, 2020 State Police Greenville (Orange County) responded to Greenville Turnpike in the town of Greenville for a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival troopers observed a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee that struck a utility pole. Standing outside of the vehicle was Jospeh Torregrossa, age 67 pf Port Jervis, NY.  Investigation revealed that Torregrossa was operating the vehicle when he went off the roadway and struck the utility pole. Further investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested and charged with DWI. 
 
On May 15, 2020 State Police Liberty arrested , Michelle Harned age 46 of Oneonta, NY for DWAI Drugs. She was traveling on State Route 17 in the in the town of Liberty when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by drugs and was in possession of marihuana and psilocybin. She was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd degree (felony), Criminal Possession of Marihuana 4th degree (misdemeanor), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree (misdemeanor), Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs (misdemeanor) and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana (violation). She was released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Liberty Court with a date to be determined later.
 
May 16, 2020
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Haverstraw arrested Biju Antony  age 45 of Yonkers for DWI. He was traveling on the Palisades Interstate Parkway in the town of Haverstraw when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Middletown along with the City of Newburgh Police Department arrested Eric Cromartie age 50 of Newburgh, NY for DWI. He was traveling on Dubois Street in the city of Newburgh when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Middletown along with the City of Newburgh Police Department arrested Ruperto Rodriguez Erazo age 47 of Newburgh, NY for DWI. State police along with Newburgh Police responded to a vehicle crash on South William Street in the city of Newburgh. Upon arrival troopers observed a 2005 Ford F150 with rear end damage. Investigation revealed that the operator backed into a chain link fence. Further investigation revealed that Rodriguez Erazo was the operator of the vehicle and that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested for DWI. 
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Middletown along with the City of Newburgh Police Department arrested Daniel Cronin age 37 of Newburgh, NY for Aggravated DWI (Leandra’s Law). He was traveling on Washington Place in the city of Newburgh when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and operating the vehicle with a minor in the vehicle. Cronin was combative during the arrest and was eventually taken into custody. He was charged with Aggravated DWI (felony), Endangering the Welfare of a Child (misdemeanor), and Resisting Arrest (Misdemeanor). He was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the city of Newburgh Court on June 11, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. 
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Highland arrested Leroy Jackson age 48 of Plattekill, NY for DWI. Troopers responded to Hunt Road in the town of Plattekill for the report of a domestic incident. Upon arrival troopers were informed that Jackson, the individual involved with the domestic incident, left the area in a 2004 Chevrolet Malibu. Troopers observed the vehicle disabled on Hunt Road, Jackson was located walking down the road. It was determined that Jackson was operating the vehicle while impaired by alcohol and he was subsequently arrested.  
 
On May 16, 2020 State Police Coxsackie arrested Ann Corbett age 64 of Leeds, NY for DWI. She was traveling on State Route 9W in the town of Catskill when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
May 17, 2020
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Haverstraw arrested Isaac Merlos age 31 of Farmingdale, NY for DWI. He was traveling on the Palisades Interstate Parkway in the town of Haverstraw when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested.
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Middletown arrested Surya Raja age 77 of Warwick, NY for DWI. He was traveling on Crystal Run Road in the town of Wallkill when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Middletown arrested Rosa Guaman age 33 of Middletown, NY for DWI. She was traveling on Hanford Street in the city of Middletown when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Montgomery arrested Kaeleigh Clark age 25 of Newburgh, NY for DWI. She was traveling on State Route 9W in the town of Newburgh when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Montgomery arrested Jailene Guerra age 21 of Modena NY for DWI. She was traveling on West Street in the city of Newburgh when she was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that she was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Kingston arrested William Gans age 49 of Kingston NY for DWI. He was traveling on State Route 28 in the town of Ulster when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol and was subsequently arrested. 
 
On May 17, 2020 State Police Catskill arrested Lucius Jenkins age 41 of Athens NY for DWAI Drugs. He was traveling on State Route 9W in the town of Catskill when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by drugs and was subsequently arrested. He was also charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and False Personation, both misdemeanors.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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