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Police: Stillwater man crashed stolen car while drunk | Crime and Courts



WILTON — A Stillwater man was arrested Thursday after police said he drove drunk and crashed a stolen vehicle on the Northway.

State police responded to a one-car rollover accident at about 2:30 a.m. in Wilton near Exit 16.

Police said the driver, later identified as 28-year-old Evan T. Febres, crashed the 2018 Porsche Panamera. He then fled on foot but was arrested a short distance from the scene, according to police.

Police determined that the car was stolen from Albany.

Troopers observed signs that Febres was intoxicated. He was taken to the Wilton police station, where he refused a breath test.

Febres was charged with felony second-degree criminal possession of stolen property and misdemeanor driving while intoxicated.

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