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Poughkeepsie DWI Motorist Driving With Child Under Influence Still At Large

Joseph Crapanzano.
Joseph Crapanzano. Photo Credit: New York State Police
Joseph Crapanzano.
Joseph Crapanzano. Photo Credit: New York State Police

DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. - New York State Police in Poughkeepsie are looking for the community’s assistance as they search for a wanted man accused of driving with a blood alcohol level nearly triple the legal limit while he had a juvenile passenger who was also under the influence of alcohol.

State police are looking for Poughkeepsie resident Joseph Crapanzano, who has a warrant out for his arrest for endangering the welfare of a child and aggravated driving while intoxicated stemming from a November 2015 arrest.

According to police, Crapanzano was arrested for operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .20 percent, more than double the legal limit. Police said that he also had a juvenile passenger in the car with him who was also under the influence of alcohol.

In October 2016, a warrant was issued by the Town of Poughkeepsie Court for failure to appear for court proceedings. Anyone with information on Crapanzano can contact the state police at (845) 677-7300 or email crimetip@troopers.ny.gov. Police caution that callers should not take any police action themselves and should leave it to trained officers.

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