A New York City man is charged with drunken driving in connection with an incident on the Palisades Interstate Parkway this morning, according to State Police.
Jonathan Lopez, 36, of South Ozone Park, Queens, was charged at 5:40 a.m. on the parkway between exits 6 and 7 in Orangetown. In addition to driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, Lopez was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.
Lopez was arrested by state troopers from the barracks in Haverstraw. He was later released pending a hearing in Orangetown Town Court in Orangeburg.