Area Police News: July 10, 2013
Hristos A. Papagiannopoulos, 33, of Gilboa was arrested by state police on July 6 and charged with unlawful possession of fireworks after he allegedly threw an M80 firework out of his vehicle on Route 30 near Margaretville.
Police say that also charged Papagiannopoulos with reckless endangerment and unlawful possession of marijuana.
He was issued appearance tickets returnable in Town of Middletown Justice Court on July 11.
Casey T. Norton, 46, of Central Islip was arrested by state police on July 3 and charged with felony DWI after he was stopped for a traffic violation at the intersection of state routes 10 and 23 in Stamford.
Police say they also charged Norton with aggravated unlicensed operation and several traffic violations.
Norton was arraigned in Town of Harpersfield Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail to await further court action.
Philip T. Albergo, 30, of Hancock was arrested by state police on July 4 and charged with DWI and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation after he got his car stuck on the shoulder of Route 10 in Hamden while allegedly trying to make a u-turn.
Police say they charged Albergo when his blood alcohol level allegedly tested .14 percent.
He was arraigned in Town of Hamden Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.