Penn Yan man charged with driving while intoxicated

Police arrested a 66-year-old Penn Yan resident following a traffic stop in the village during the early-morning hours on Saturday.

Around 3:27 a.m. police observed Mark G. Booth, 66, of Penn Yan operating his vehicle erratically on East Elm Street.

He was stopped on Benham Street and placed through a series of field sobriety tests, which he failed.

He was taken to the jail where he submitted to further testing. He’s scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

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