Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On October 9, 2021, the New York State Police in Clifton Park arrested 40-year-old Brian S. Brust of Wynantskill, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated-Leandra’s Law, a class E felony.
State Police stopped Brust for a traffic infraction as he traveled down Fire Road in Clifton Park Saturday night. When the Trooper spoke with Brust they could smell the odor of alcohol coming from inside the car. The Trooper also observed three children under the age of 16 seated inside the vehicle. Brust was administered roadside sobriety tests, which he failed, and was taken into custody.
Brust was transported to SP Clifton Park where he provided a breath sample of .09% B.A.C. He was issued an appearance ticket for Clifton Park Town Court on October 20, 2021. The children were released to the care of family.