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Police: Weedsport man impaired by drugs crashes car with child in back seat

State police said a Weedsport man was in possession of heroin, under the influence of drugs, and driving with an improperly restrained child when he crashed in Sennett Monday.

Auburn-based troopers reported that Richard E. Henry, 26, failed standard sobriety tests at the scene of an accident on Grant Avenue Road and was also found to be in possession of baggies of heroin.

Henry was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, aggravated driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, back seat passenger less than 4 years old improperly restrained, driving across hazard markings, and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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