DWI Arrest

September 14, 2017  |   News   |     |   Comments Off on DWI Arrest

Yorktown Police report the arrest of 23 year old Yonkers, NY resident, Melisa Zavalla, who is charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC of .08% or more, both Unclassified Misdemeanor.

On September 2, 2017 at approximately 2:30 AM, Officer Woodard and Officer Curtis were dispatched to the scene for a report of a disabled vehicle on Old Yorktown Road. Upon arrival on scene, the operator of the vehicle was identified as Melisa Zavala. Melisa was allegedly sitting in the drivers seat of her vehicle while it was running and stated she had been in an accident and needed help. An investigation on scene revealed that she was allegedly driving while intoxicated. The defendant was arrested and transported to Police Headquarters.

At Headquarters further investigation revealed that the defendant allegedly operated the vehicle with a BAC of .08% or more. The defendant was processed on the above charges and released on her own recognizance to a responsible party. She is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on September 14, 2017 at 6:00 PM.