Rock Tavern man leads police on two-county chase

ROCK TAVERN – A Rock Tavern man was arrested after he led police on a chase that started on the Taconic State Parkway in East Fishkill and ended in Rock Tavern.

The State Police Traffic Incident Management Unit along with State Police from Troop F arrested Robert DiGregrio, 29, at his home.

Police attempted to stop him for a vehicle and traffic violation in East Fishkill at around 10:30 a.m. Saturday but he would not stop.

He drove his 2006 Dodge Charger over the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge and was finally arrested at his Rock Tavern residence.

DiGregrio was charged with unlawful fleeing a police officer, reckless driving, aggravated unlicensed operation and various V&T violations.

He was issued an appearance ticket returnable in East Fishkill Town Court.

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