Troopers responded to Old State Route 19 near the Belvidere Restaurant for a 911 call of an unknown problem. A vehicle was located leaving the immediate area. A traffic stop was conducted and the operator was interviewed. The odor of an alcoholic beverage was detected. SFSTs were conducted which Layman subsequently failed.
He was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and transported to SP Amity where he recorded a 0.22% BAC. Further investigation revealed that the vehicle he was operating had been taken from the area of the Belvidere without the owner's consent. Layman was also operating the vehicle with a suspended driver's license.
He was arraigned before the Town of Friendship Court and remanded to the Allegany County Jail in lieu of $5000 cash bail/$10,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear before the Town of Amity Court on January 11, 2017 at 7:00PM.