Yorktown Man Charged with Drunk Driving, Doing 104 mph on Motorcycle

Michael Chapins was doing 104 mph on his motorcycle when he was stopped.

A 46-year-old Yorktown man faces a drunk driving charge after a trooper stopped him for speeding in the town of Somers, state police said.

Michael Chapins was allegedly doing 104 mph on his motorcycle in a 45 mph zone on Wednesday. He was stopped at about 11:15 p.m. on Route 118 and was subsequently charged with driving while intoxicated. 

State police said the defendant refused to take a chemical test. 

Chapins was arraigned and remanded to the Westchester County Correctional facility to reappear in the town of Somers court on March 12.

Jay Horgan March 10, 2012 at 04:45 PM
104 miles an hour at 11:15 pm, sounds like he was in a hurry to get arrested!! Hats off to the state trooper who nailed him, before he killed himself or some poor innocent victim. What a Nut


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