Flat Tire Leads to DWI Arrest in Poughkeepsie
Town of Poughkeepsie Police announced the arrest of 32-year-old Juan C. Corona after investigating a report of a disabled vehicle on the shoulder of the road on Wednesday night.
Police responding to the call located a vehicle with a flat tire on the shoulder of Raymond Avenue near New Hackensack Road shortly after receiving the 10:06 pm report. Arriving officers located a male, now identified as Corona in the driver's seat.
According to Police Captain Kevin Faber, investigating officers determined that Corona of Wappingers Falls was intoxicated and also had a revoked driver's license as a result of a previous alcohol-related conviction.
Corona was arrested on felony charges of driving while intoxicated and aggravated unlicensed operation and arraigned in the Town of Poughkeepsie Court. The accused was remanded to Dutchess County Jail in lieu of a $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.