30 December 2019
 Major Robert E. Patnaude
 Troop G Commander

On December 29, 2019, State Police in Brunswick arrested 48-year-old Teresa M. Branahl of Stillwater, for Driving While Intoxicated- Two Prior Convictions (D felony) and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated (E felony).
Shortly before 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, State Police responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident on Stillwater Bridge Rd in the Town of Schaghticoke. On scene investigation determined that Teresa Branahl had been traveling westbound when she crossed into oncoming traffic and struck a vehicle headed east.
 Branahl was interviewed by Troopers and displayed signs of intoxication. She was administered Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and subsequently taken into custody for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Branahl was transported to SP Brunwick, where she provided a breath sample of .25% B.A.C. She was arraigned in Schaghticoke Town Court and released to the supervision of Rensselaer County Probation.

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