Fulton Man Charged With Felony Driving While Intoxicated

VOLNEY, NY – On Sunday March 27, at approximately 1:19 a.m., State Police in Fulton stopped a vehicle on State Route 481 in the town of Volney, for failing to dim its headlights and operating erratically.

Robert A. Wavle
Robert A. Wavle

Investigation at the scene determined the operator, Robert A. Wavle, 40, of Fulton, was intoxicated, according to police.

Wavle was transported to the State Police barracks in Fulton where he was charged with felony Driving While Intoxicated due to two prior DWI convictions in the last ten years.

He was also issued tickets for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 1st Degree, driving an Unregistered Motor Vehicle, and for Operating Without Insurance.

Wavle was arraigned in the Town of Volney Court and released on his own recognizance and is scheduled to return at a later date.