On March 6th, 2021 at approximately 12:30am, Deputy Michael Donals was assigned to the Sheriff’s Office STOP DWI Unit when he conducted a traffic stop on Big Tree Road for a violation of the NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as Tanya M. Latone, age 40 from Conesus, NY. During the stop, the Deputy Sheriff suspected that Latone was under the influence of alcohol. The Deputy Sheriff did conduct a DWI investigation which included the performance of standardized field sobriety tests. At the conclusion of the roadside investigation, Latone was taken into custody for DWI.
Latone was then transported to the Livingston County Jail in Geneseo where she was offered a breathalyzer to determine her blood alcohol content (BAC). Corporal Brenda Clark-Pierson of the Jail Division did administer the breath test which revealed that Latone’s blood alcohol content (BAC) was .09%.
A records check also revealed that Latone had a revoked driver’s license, including suspensions for previous DWI related offenses.
Latone was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 1st Degree, as well Violations of the NYS Vehicle & Traffic Law.
Latone was turned over to Central Booking Deputies at the Livingston County Jail for processing and released on an appearance ticket to return to the Livonia Town Court at a later date.
Assisting with the investigation for the Sheriff’s Office was Deputy Cheyenne Masiello of the Patrol