Press Release - BOATING WHILE INTOXICATED.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Seneca County Sheirffs Office reports that on the 21st of August 2016 around 12:09am, Sheriffs Deputies arresed Michael A. Agnellino 35 of 6198 State Route 17C Edicott NY for Boating While Intoxicated. The arrest stems from a boating accident that occured on the 20th of August 2016 around 9:27pm in the Town of Ovid off of Sheldrake Point. The investigation determined that Agnellino was operating his 1995 Chris Craft boat southbound on Cayuga lake when he struck the lighted fixed metal/ concrete Buoy located at Sheldrake Point. The boat sustained heavy damage and was towed to shore. Agnellino was transported by South Seneca Ambulance to Cayuga Medical Center for minor Injuries. Agnellino has been charged with Boating While Intoxicated with .08%Bac or higher, Boating While Intoxicated, and Reckless Operation of a Vessel. He is to appear in the Ovid Town Court on the 4th of October 2016 at 10:00am. The Sheriffs Office was assited by New York State Park Police. Trumansburg Police Department, South Seneca Ambulance and Romulus Fire Department and Interlaken Fire Department.