Trumansburg man charged with DWI on State Route 96

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on October 9th at 3:15 am deputies arrested Nicholas T. Thurston, 18, of Trumansburg for driving while intoxicated.

The arrest stems from an investigation on State Route 96 in the Town of Covert after deputies stopped to check on a vehicle that was pulled over on the side of the road.

Following the investigation Thurston was found to be intoxicated and was charged with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content of .08% or higher, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle, unlicensed operator and operating out of class.

He was released on uniform traffic tickets and will appear in Covert Town Court at a later date to answer the charges.

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