POTSDAM Village police on Sunday charged Austin P. Hernandez, 21, of Weatherford, Texas, with aggravated driving while intoxicated. He was also ticketed for moving from a lane unsafely and failure to keep right.
Police allege Mr. Hernandez had a blood alcohol content of 0.18 percent when they stopped his vehicle at 2:52 a.m. on Market Street. The states legal threshold for intoxication is a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent. Aggravated DWI is charged for a BAC of 0.18 percent or greater.
He was issued an appearance ticket for Village Court.