Fort Drum man charged with DWI

WATERTOWN, NY  —  Giovanni Rousseau, 22, of 9615 Forsythe Loop, Fort Drum, was charged by Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies at 2:44 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, on U.S. Route 11 in the town of LeRay with driving while intoxicated, failure to yield the right of way to an emergency vehicle and unsafe backing.

His blood alcohol content was 0.10 percent, deputies said. A BAC of 0.08 percent or more is considered proof of intoxication under state law.

He is summoned to appear Dec. 23 in LeRay Town Court.