This is a press release from the Cortland County Sheriff’s Office.
On July 13, 2020, at approximately 2:30 AM, Officers from the Cortland County Sheriff’s Officers attempted to stop a vehicle on Starr Road, in the Town of Cortlandville, when the operator of vehicle began to flee from police at a high rate of speed.
Officers were able to stop the vehicle on McLean Road, the operator, 29 year-old Edward White, was found to be intoxicated. Mr. White was arrested, processed, and is to be arraigned through the Centralized Arraignment Process at 8:30 AM, July 13, 2020.
- Driving While Intoxicated, (Felony)
- Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 1st Degree, (Felony)
- Unlawful Fleeing Police Officer, (Misd.)
- Unlawful Possession Marijuana 2nd Degree, Pass Red Light, Unsafe Start, Unapproved Sticker, Improper Plates, Unregistered Motor Vehicle, Drove Left of Curb, Refuse to take Breath Test, (Violations)