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Police: Man charged with DWI after found asleep in car and holding a beer can

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EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. – A local man has been charged with DWI after he fell asleep behind the wheel of a car and was found with a beer can in his hand.

A police officer responded to a report of a vehicle blocking traffic early Monday morning.  As the officer arrived, he found a 2003 Oldsmobile was stopped in the area. 

The office approached the vehicle and found Andrew Bon, 38, behind the wheel, apparently asleep but holding a pint can of beer in one of his hands.

The car was running, had lights on and was in drive.

Bon was arrested and charged with DWI, Open Container of Alcohol in a Vehicle and Unlawfully Stopped on the Highway.

He will be back in court on November 14.

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