Man Accused Of Driving ATV Drunk WIth A baby In His Lap
A man from Gulderland has been charged with Endangering The Welfare Of A Child and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, after he allegedly was driving an ATV, after he had a cocktail or two, and while holding a 16 month old child in his lap.
While he was on Morningside Drive, 39-year-old Gerard Richard was stopped by Guilderland Police. The incident happened on Friday Evening.
Authorities are reporting that both the baby nor Richard had a helmet on. Richard was given a sobriety test. The results allegedly showed that Richard had a blood alcohol content of point one two percent, almost two times the legal limit.
According to the story from Newschannel 13, the baby was sitting on between Richard’s lap and the ATV’s gas tank.