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Yorktown Man Charged With DWI, Marijuana Possession

Kenneth T. Covino
Kenneth T. Covino Photo Credit: Provided

YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- A Yorktown Heights man was arrested Nov. 24 and charged with driving while intoxicated.

Covino, 55, was stopped at approximately 4:27 p.m. by State Police from the Rhinebeck barracks. Covino was discovered to be intoxicated following a traffic stop after troopers observed him speding on the Taconic State Parkway, police said.

Covino also was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.

Covino provided a positive breath sample which yielded a Blood Alcohol Content of .08% and was issued Uniform Traffic Tickets and an Appearance Ticket ordering him to appear before the Town of Milan Justice Court on December 19, 2013.

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