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Police: Felony charge after traffic stop in Seneca Falls

One person faces a felony DWI charge after a roadside investigation, which was prompted by a traffic stop in the town of Seneca Falls.

On Saturday at 8:41 p.m., the Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Scott A. McCann, 44, of Waterloo following a traffic stop on West Bayard Street.

McCann was initially stopped when police observed him operating his vehicle with a suspended driver license. During the traffic stop it was determined McCann was driving while intoxicated.

Police say McCann was charged with the violations of unlicensed operation, driving an unregistered motor vehicle, and failure to submit to a preliminary breath test.

He was charged with misdemeanor of operating a suspended motor vehicle.

Due to a previous DWI conviction, McCann was charged with felony driving while intoxicated and driving while intoxicated with a BAC greater than .08%.

He was released with an appearance ticket and traffic tickets. He will appear in the Town of Seneca Falls Court on a later date to answer the charges.