New York: Rensselaer Officer Daniel Fumarola three times over the limit on DWI bust; Chief Rick Fusco took his badge, his gun, his ID and soon his job


Soon to be ex-officer Daniel Fumarola

From Times Union
TROY — A Rensselaer police officer was charged early Thursday with drunken driving after tests showed him to be nearly three times over the legal limit when he crashed his luxury car into a water tank at a construction site, police said
Daniel Fumarola, 42, of Wynantskill refused an alcohol breath test at the scene of the accident at 11:22 p.m. Wednesday at Pawling Avenue and Congress Street.
“He came in today and I took his badge, ID and gun,” Rensselaer Police Chief Rick Fusco said.
Fumarola has served as a city police officer for 13 years and is a former city Police Benevolent Association president.
He will be suspended without pay for 30 days …..MORE