A Gilboa, New York man is accused of trying to outrun authorities in Delaware County.

Delaware County Sheriff Dept. mug shot Ziemba
Delaware County Sheriff Dept. mug shot Justin Ziemba

Sheriff’s officials say at 3:48 p.m. December 8, they arrested 28-year-old Justin Ziemba on several charges after he had been seen driving recklessly at 91 miles per hour in the Town of Roxbury.

Deputies say they tried to stop Ziemba but he continued to flee into Schoharie County where he lost control of his vehicle and hit an earth embankment.

Authorities say Ziemba is charged with felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, unlawfully fleeing a police officer, driving while intoxicated and reckless driving.  He was also found to have an open container of alcohol in the vehicle and was issued several traffic tickets.

He was sent to the Delaware County Jail on $2,000 bail.


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