2014 News Releases

Sheriff's Office
Adrian H. Anderson, Sheriff

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Lieutenant Frank LaMonica Jr.
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March 26, 2014        Print version

Sheriff’s Office reports felony DWI arrest in Pleasant Valley

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Dennis N. Begor (39 yoa) of Staatsburg, NY for felony DWI on West Rd in the Town of Pleasant Valley. At approximately 9:56pm on March 21, 2014 a deputy sheriff observed him operating a 2003 Chevrolet on West Road without any headlights on and failing to keep right. Begor was subsequently charged with DWI an E-felony, Operating a Motor Vehicle without an Ignition Interlock Device a misdemeanor as well as the traffic infractions of refusing to take a breath test (pre-screen), operating without headlights and failing to keep right. The DWI charge was a felony since he had a prior DWI conviction within the past ten years. He was arraigned in Pleasant Valley Town Court and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail on bail to return on March 25, 2014 at 5:30pm.

*All subjects arrested and charged are alleged to have committed the crime and are presumed innocent until proven guilty and are to appear in a local court at a later date.