Driving While Intoxicated/Multiple MVA
On September 11, 2017, the City of Hudson Police Department arrested 70 year old, Francis K. Miller of Chatham New York for Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident (4 counts), Driving While Intoxicated, Open Container and other Traffic Infractions.
On September 11, 2017, the City of Hudson Police Department received a call from Columbia County 911, that they are taking multiple calls for a possibly intoxicated driver striking multiple vehicles in the area of State Street and Carroll Street.
Hudson Police Department Patrols were dispatched to the area, and while heading to the scene were advised that there was another call of a pickup truck that crashed into a mailbox on Harry Howard Avenue and was stuck in a ditch.
Patrols responded to the area of Harry Howard Avenue where they found Francis K. Miller sitting in the driver seat of a Red 2007 Dodge Ram pickup truck at which time Mr. Miller was taken into custody and brought to the Hudson Police Department for processing. Mr. Miller was found to have a BAC of 0.17%
Francis K. Miller was arraigned in Hudson City Court before Judge Connor and remanded to the Columbia County Jail in lieu of $500.00 Cash Bail or $1000.00 Bond and is due back in Hudson City Court on 09/12/17.