KINDERHOOK, N.Y. – A 19-year-old was arrested after police
say, he drove while impaired by drugs.
New York State Police responded to a call about an erratic
vehicle in Kinderhook on Wednesday around 12:15PM.
As authorities arrived, they found Andrew Richards asleep
behind the wheel with the vehicle stopped, in gear, and in the oncoming lane of
It was determined Richards was impaired by drugs and was
arrested under the charged of Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs. He also faces vehicle and traffic law
He was issued Uniform Traffic Tickets and will be back in
court on September 17.