Troopers: Ogdensburg, Winthrop residents charged with impaired driving
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 9:39 am

OSWEGATCHIE — An Ogdensburg man was charged with driving while impaired by drugs and drug possession Thursday morning, according to state police.

Christopher W. Austin, 32, was charged with first-degree operating a motor vehicle while ability impaired by drugs, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana and failure to keep right at 7:55 a.m. on CR 6, troopers said.

His arrest status was listed as held.

NORFOLK — A Winthrop man was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated on SH 56 Thursday night, according to state police.

Gerald H. Cootware, 44, was charged with aggravated DWI, speeding and unsafe movement of stopped motor vehicle, officers said.

he was cited and released.