State Police in Troop K remove eighteen impaired motorists from public roadways over the June 27, 2020 weekend.

The New York State Police removed 18 impaired drivers from area roadways over the past weekend. Below are several that were arrested who have ties to the area or were travelling in the area. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

On June 26, 2020, the State Police from SP Somers arrested Giordi Lebanidze, age 46, of Danbury, CT, for DWI.  He was traveling on Interstate 684 in the town of Lewisboro, when he was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 27, 2020, the State Police from SP East Fishkill arrested Frank M. Terzigni, age 42, of New Fairfield, CT, for DWI, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd degree, Bail Jumping, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th degree, all misdemeanors.  He was traveling on Interstate 84 in the town of Patterson, when he was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol, with a suspended license, an active warrant for a previous DWI arrest in the town of Southeast, and in possession of approximately 2 grams of cocaine.

On June 27, 2020, the State Police from SP Brewster arrested Michael J. Hulse, age 48, of Danbury, CT, for DWI.  He was traveling on Danbury Road in the town of Southeast, when he was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 27, 2020, the State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Luisjana Nerhati, age 24, of Rochester Hills, MI, for DWI.  She was traveling on State Route 9A in the town of Patterson, when she was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed she was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 28, 2020, the State Police from SP Brewster arrested Meredith L. Munger, age 56, of Vero Beach, FL, for DWI.  She was traveling on Danbury Road in the town of Southeast, when she was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed she was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 28, 2020, the State Police from SP Poughkeepsie arrested Derek W. Woodin, age 26, of East Fishkill, NY, for DWI.  He was traveling on State Route 376 in the town of Wappinger, when he was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 28, 2020, the State Police from SP East Fishkill arrested Elisha T. Cooper, age 38, of Montgomery, NY, for DWI with two prior convictions within ten years, a class D felony.  He was traveling on Interstate 84 in the town of Kent, when he was stopped for a violation of the vehicle and traffic law.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.

On June 28, 2020, the State Police from SP Somers arrested Thomas M. Connelly, age 19, of Lewisboro, NY, for DWI.  He was traveling on Route 138 in the town of Somers, when he was involved in a rollover motor vehicle crash.  Investigation revealed he was under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested.