Five drivers were arrested for driving drunk in Riverhead Saturday and one more was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, according to a press release from the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office’s East End DWI Task Force.
The task force effort was conducted by officers from the Riverhead, Westhampton Beach and Quogue Village police departments, who seized two vehicles in the operation.
Police said the following East End residents were arrested and charged with DWI:
Nelson Avelar, 33, of Riverhead, who was also charged with an interlock device violation and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
Tranquilino Chamale, 35, of Aquebogue
Rogelio Boch, 27, of Riverhead
Richard Kruedelbach, 53, of Southampton
Otto Rac-Subuyuj, 29, of Water Mill
Shamir Euceda, 23, of Hampton Bays was the driver charged with DWAI Drugs.