Three arrested in Steuben County Sheriff’s Department High Visibility Engagement Campaign

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that from December 31st, 2021 to January 2nd, 2022, deputies of the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested three persons for intoxicated or impaired driving as part of the High Visibility Engagement Campaign:


December 31, 2021; Andrew J. Miles, age 37, of Hornell, New York. It is alleged that Mr. Miles operated a motor vehicle while in an intoxicated condition on County Route 70A. Mr. Miles was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and insufficient headlights. Mr. Miles was released on traffic summons to appear in the Hornellsville Town Court at a later date.

January 2, 2022; Robert E. Tolbert, age 69, of Bath, New York. It is alleged that Mr. Tolbert operated a motor vehicle while in an impaired condition on Steuben Street, Bath, New York. Mr. Tolbert was charged with Driving While Ability Impaired due to Drugs, Suspended Vehicle Registration, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Third Degree and Fail to Stop at a Sign. Mr. Tolbert was arraigned in the Centralized Arraignment Court and released.


January 2, 2022; Nicholas A. Kowton, age 28, of Almond, New York. It is alleged that Mr. Kowton operated a motor vehicle while in an intoxicated condition on State Route 21 in the Town of Hornellsville, New York. Mr. Kowton was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Driving with greater than .08% Blood Alcohol Content and Speeding. Mr. Kowton was released on traffic summons to appear in the Hornellsville Town Court at a later date.


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