At approximately 9:55pm, a Rye Police Officer traveling eastbound on the Playland Parkway ramp located off the Boston Post Rd observed a red Audi traveling the wrong way westbound up the ramp. The Officer turned his vehicle around and safely stopped the motor vehicle.
The operator identified as Edgar Velasquez-Tahay, age 34, of Port Chester, was arrested for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, both misdemeanors. All tickets issued to Velasquez-Tahay are returnable to the Rye City Court on July 19th, 2022.
Rye PD reminds you that booking charges are merely accusations and the defendant(s) are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.