EAST FISHKILL – A Fishkill man was placed under arrest following a traffic stop in East Fishkill, Dec. 6, 2017 on Rt. 376.
According to police, Troopers observed a 2003 Honda Accord traveling on State Route 376 in the town of East Fishkill in violation of several vehicle and traffic law sections and initiated a traffic stop.
The operator, who police identified as Patrick A. Pierre-Saint, age 39, allegedly demonstrated obvious signs of impairment and had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage, according to police.
Continued investigation alleges Pierre-Saint was operating his vehicle while intoxicated, with a license currently suspended for refusing to submit to a prior chemical test.
He was charged with Driving While Intoxicated with a previous conviction within 10 years, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 1st degree, both class E felonies, Use of a Vehicle Without an interlock device, a class A misdemeanor, Reckless Driving, an unclassified misdemeanor, and multiple vehicle and traffic violations.
Pierre-Saint was arraigned before the East Fishkill justice Court and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail without bail.