Police: Man twice over legal alcohol limit found with cocaine on I-190

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Early Saturday morning, New York State Police say they stopped a Buffalo man and accused him of driving drunk and possessing cocaine.

State Police say Aramis Figueroa, 43, had been stopped for multiple traffic violations while driving on I-190. That is when police say they found him drunk with cocaine in his possession.

When taken back to the State Police barracks in Buffalo, officers say he registered a BAC of .19 percent — more than twice the legal limit for alcohol.

Figueroa was charged with aggravated DWI and felony criminal possession of a controlled substance.

He was committed to the Erie County Holding Center in lieu of $5,000 bail.

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