Flanders brothers arrested after Cabana Latina attack

09/11/2011 10:38 AM |

Two brothers from Flanders were arrested Saturday night after attacking a 22-year-old Amagansett man at Cabana Latina in Flanders, Southampton Town Police said.

Cops were called to the Route 24 establishment shortly before 6:30 p.m. for reports of a disturbance when they arrested Evilio Velasquez, 22, and Gerard0 Velasquez, 27, on assault charges for allegedly beating on 22-year-old Enrique Monje-Pucha.

Evilio Velasquez allegedly struck Mr. Monje-Puch in the head with a beer bottle and Gerardo Velasquez allegedly punched and kicked him while he was on the ground.

Mr. Monje-Pucha was later taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment, though the beating victim didn’t give authorities his real name at first, police said.

Evilio Valasquez was charged with second-degree assault, a felony, and criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor. Gerardo Velasquez was charged with

Mr. Monje-Pucha was charged with false personation and obstructing governmental administration, both misdemeanors, officials said.

The Velasquez brothers were held overnight for an arraignment in Southampton Town Justice Court.

Mr. Monje-Pucha was released on $500 bail.