Wrong Way Driver on the Taconic State Parkway is Charged with DWIJun 28th, 2013 | By HV Insider | Category: Police Briefs
On Monday, June 24, 2013, at approximately 3:00 P.M., State Police New Lebanon arrested Melissa Riccio, age 47 of Kingston, on the Taconic State Parkway after receiving a complaint of a vehicle traveling southbound in the northbound lane.
After interviewing iccio, State Troopers determined that Riccio was intoxicated and was operating her vehicle with a suspended license. Riccio provided a breath sample of 0.20% blood alcohol content and was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Third Degree, and Reckless Endangerment in the Second Degree.
Riccio is set to reappear in the Town of Austerlitz Court.