New York State Police: Off-duty Trooper arrested following snowmobile accident [Press Release] (Jan 2 2013)
Indian Lake, NY - January 1, 2013
On January 1, 2013 at 10:00 p.m., a Trooper from SP Indian Lake was dispatched to the report of a possible PIAA snowmobile accident on ST-30 in the town of Indian Lake. Investigation at the scene revealed that a snowmobile owned and operated by Randy J. Weaver, age 31, an off-duty Trooper at SP Indian Lake, had become stuck in a snow-filled ditch by the roadside. Upon interview, it was determined that Weaver appeared intoxicated. He was administered Standardized Field Sobriety tests and subsequently arrested for Operating a Snowmobile Under the Influence of Alcohol, a violation of Section 25.24 of the NY Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Laws. He is scheduled to appear at the Indian Lake Town Court on January 8, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. He was suspended without pay pending the investigation of his conduct.