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Man charged with DWI after traffic stop in Penn Yan

Police say a Penn Yan motorist was charged following a traffic stop on August 25.

Robert B. Griffo, 66, of Penn Yan was charged with driving while intoxicated and issued multiple traffic violations.

Police initially stopped Griffo for operating a vehicle without a working tail lamp. During the stop, police observed signs of intoxication and Griffo was subjected to field sobriety tests. Griffo was found to be intoxicated and was placed under arrest.

He will answer charges before the Penn Yan Village Court at a later date.