Out of State Motorist Arrested For DWI

FULTON, NY – On June 9, at approximately 11:40 p.m. troopers out of SP Fulton observed a vehicle with South Carolina registration stopped along the shoulder of State Route 3 in the town of Volney.

Troopers stopped to check on the welfare of the driver, 35-year-old Sean S. Smith of West Columbia, SC.

During the interview, troopers observed that Mr. Smith appeared to be intoxicated.

Mr. Smith submitted to sobriety tests and was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated.

Mr. Smith submitted to a breathalyzer test resulting in a BAC of nearly twice the legal limit, troopers said.

He was issued tickets for DWI and is due in Volney Town Court on June 17 at 6 p.m.