A man on a motorcycle was stopped on Burden Lake Road in Sand Lake Sunday night for speeding and found with a Blood Alcohol Content of .21%, according to the New York State Police.
Ernest J. Maier Jr., 56, of Sand Lake is charged with Felony Driving While Intoxicated. Police say he was stopped for speeding and failure to keep right and later failed field sobriety tests.
Maier, who has previous DWI convictions within the last 10 years, was subsequently charged with Felony and Aggravated DWI, Felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Speeding and Failure to Keep Right. He was arraigned in the Town of Sand Lake Court and sent to the Rensselaer County Jail.