Oct. 24 — Judge Bryan Winslow
• Michael P. Marcellus of Scott Way, Plattsburgh, was arraigned on a charge of Leaving the Scene of an Accident based on an incident at 5:20 p.m. Oct. 9 on the Northway southbound. Police said he veered off the roadway and onto the shoulder, striking and knocking down about 50 feet of guardrail. He is also charged with Consumption of Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle.
• In a plea bargain, Skyeallisa L. Allard, 19, of Old River Road, North Creek, was convicted of Driving While Ability Impaired, a Misdemeanor, based on an Aug. 12 incident – a reduction from her original charges of Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated DWI. Police had said that she drove down Main St. and Richards Ave. while her blood-alcohol level exceeded 0.18 percent. The other various charges other than DWAI were dismissed. She received a Conditional Discharge on the conviction, and is facing $1,060 in fines and surcharges. Her license was suspended for 90 days, and she was ordered to attend a Victim’s Impact Panel session.
• In a plea bargain, Bernard E. McQuade, 78, of Stony Point, NY was convicted of DWAI, a Misdemeanor, based on a Nov. 7 incident. Police said he veered out of his lane and was driving after consuming alcohol. His original charge was DWI – first offense. McQuade received a Conditional Discharge. His license was suspended for 90 days and he was ordered to pay $300 in surcharges, but no fine.
• In a plea bargain, James R. Monroe, 28, of Schroon River Road pled Guilty to Unlicensed Operator, a Violation, based on a Sept. 20 incident. In this case, charges of third-degree Aggravated Unlicensed operation, Operating without Insurance, Unregistered Motor Vehicle and No Seat Belt were all dismissed. He faces a fine and surcharge totaling $160.