July 18, 2011 —
State Troopers assisted Monticello PD with the investigation of an accident at the intersection of State Rte 17B & West Broadway in the village of Monticello.
Daniel Murphy, age 55 of Wantage, NJ was operating a 1998 Harley Davidson motorcycle and stopped for a red light at the intersection. Mr. Murphy lost control of the bike and fell off while stopped. He was not injured but was charged with Driving While Intoxicated.
He was arraigned before Town of Thompson Justice Meltzer and remanded to the Sullivan County jail in lieu of $1500 bail to reappear in village of Monticello court on July 22, 2011.