Patrick Bartolotta, of Nyack, arrested for alleged boating while intoxicated in Hudson River under Tappan Zee Bridge

Police arrested a Nyack man for allegedly boating while intoxicated in the Hudson River Friday.



Investigators say Patrick Bartolotta was speeding along in his boat under the Tappan Zee Bridge just before 6 p.m.



Officers smelled alcohol on his breath and arrested him after he failed a field sobriety test.



He is due in court July 10.


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