Dover man charged with driving while intoxicated

Dover man charged with driving while intoxicated

Major Robin H. Benziger
Troop K Commander

Dover, New York – On May 13, 2015, New York State Police from the Dover barracks arrested Richard F. Maher, 60 years old, of Dover, New York, for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a Misdemeanor.

Troopers stopped the vehicle Maher was operating on State Route 22 for failing to maintain its lane of travel.  The investigating Trooper interviewed Maher and observed clues that indicated he was intoxicated at the time of the stop.

Maher provided a breath sample that revealed a Blood Alcohol Content of .21%, more than two times the legal limit of intoxication.

Maher was arraigned before the Town of Pawling Court and released on his own recognizance.


Author: Harlem Valley News