DWI Refusal Arrest

On June 1st 2018 at approximately 5:26 PM 61 year old Mark Stracuzzi of Lanesboro, MA was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop on Albany Avenue. He was stopped for his passenger not wearing his seat belt. Mr. Stracuzzi failed field sobriety and was arrested for DWI. He refused to provide a breath sample at the station. Mr. Stracuzzi was arraigned by Village Justice Michael Conway then remanded to Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of $5,000 and had his operating privileges suspended pending DMV refusing hearing scheduled for 6/4/2018 at 9:00 AM at the Albany DMV. He was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the 3rd degree, open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, refusing a breath test and no seatbelt. Mr. Stracuzzi’s next appearance will be in Nassau Village Court on 6/5/2018 at 6:30PM.