Mohawk man accused of DWI after he allegedly tried to drive car onto frozen lake

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - A Mohawk man faces a driving while intoxicated charge after New York State Police say he attempted to drive his car onto a frozen lake near Richfield Springs.

Zachary Pohleven, 21, of Mohawk, is charged with driving while intoxicated. According to officials, on Saturday Pohleven was observed by troopers driving erratically near a boat launch on Dennison Road. He then attempted to drive his vehicle onto a frozen lake. His blood alcohol level was reportedly 0.12.

He was issued tickets returnable to the Town of Richfield Court on Feb. 19.

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