06 August 2020
 
 

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
 Major Eric L. Laughton
 Troop E Commander
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 
On August 2nd a New York State Trooper attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation on CR-1, Town of Addison.  The operator of the suspect vehicle failed to stop and fled from the scene with child passengers.  The vehicle became disabled due to tire failure and it was subsequently located nearby.  The operator, Matthew P. Stanton, age 27, from Painted Post, NY was arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Unlawfully Fleeing, Reckless Endangerment, Reckless Driving and numerous Vehicle and Traffic Violations.  Stanton was released on Appearance Tickets.
 

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