Driver of ATV arrested for Felony DWI After Pursuit

Provided by New York State Police
HANNIBAL, NY – On September 2, a trooper from NYSP Fulton was patrolling south on County Route 7 in the town of Hannibal.

 Bruce B. Bivens
Bruce B. Bivens

The trooper observed an ATV northbound on County Route 7.

The trooper activated his emergency lights and siren and attempted to stop the ATV.

The ATV failed to comply and continued ending up on Rathburn Road.

The ATV turned off Rathburn Road and went behind area homes.

A short time later, the ATV and the driver were located hiding behind a house on Rathburn Road.

The driver, Bruce B. Bivens (8/13/1974), of 160 Senior Ave., Fulton, was taken into custody.

Bivens was charged with following too closely, Operating an ATV on the roadway, Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd Degree and felony DWI.

He is due back in Hannibal Court on Sept. 17.