Troopers arrest Forestport dad after finding 13-year-old behind the wheel of his car

Michael Seigler

A Forestport man is facing charges after State Police say he let his 14-year-old child drive his car with two other underage children in the vehicle.

On May 31, 32-year-old Michael J. Seigler was charged with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child when troopers found his car parked on the shoulder of Scamott Road with a 13-year-old behind the wheel. Investigators found that Seigler had let the childâ??s 14-year-old sibling drive with the 13-year-old and another underage child in the car.