Hyattsville man found guilty of driving intoxicated after New Year’s Eve party
ALBANY, N.Y.—A Hyattsville man was found guilty on Wednesday of driving while intoxicated after a New Year’s Eve party.
Lashantah Pryor, 23, was found guilty of one count of Driving While Intoxicated, one count of Moving from Lane Unsafely, one count of Driving without a License, and one count of Speed not Reasonable and Prudent.
On December 31, 2013, Pryor collided with another motorist that sent the victim’s vehicle directly into a guard rail, causing minor physical injuries to the driver.
When troopers arrived at the scene, they detected odor of alcoholic beverages coming from Pryor’s breath. Pryor admitted to troopers that she had consumed alcohol and failed multiple sobriety tests.
Pryor faces up to one year in the Albany County Correctional Facility when sentenced on June 27.