Police Make Leandra's Law Arrest

June 24, 2012 Updated Jun 24, 2012 at 9:41 AM EDT

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Police Make Leandra's Law Arrest

June 24, 2012 Updated Jun 24, 2012 at 9:41 AM EDT

TOWN OF COVINGTON, N.Y. ( nysp ) On June 22, 2012 New York State Police in Warsaw responded to the Town of Covington area in Wyoming County after receiving a third party report that a female may be operating a vehicle in an intoxicated condition, with a 4 year old female as a passenger.

Troopers checked the area and then received information she may be headed for the Leroy area in Genesee County. Troopers later located the vehicle and operator in the parking lot of the Tops Market in Leroy. Investigation led to the arrest of ANDREA R. KRUSE, 40 years of age of Pavilion, NY for Felony Driving While Intoxicated under Leandra’s Law. KRUSE was transported to the Warsaw Station for processing and the 4 year old was turned over to her child care provider at the scene.

At the Station in Warsaw KRUSE provided a breath sample which resulted in a BAC of .14%. KRUSE was arraigned on the charges before the Leroy Town Justice ARRINGTON and was remanded to the Genesee County Jail on $1000.00 bail. She will reappear at a later date in the Leroy Court to further answer the charges. Troopers were assisted with the initial complaint by Wyoming County Deputies.