Casa Rica owner arrested again
The owner of Casa Rica Restaurant and Bar on Main Street was arrested for the second time in as many months Friday for employing an unlicensed security guard.
Carlos Moreno-Bonilla, 31, of Centereach was charged after Riverhead Police and the New York State Liquor Authority raided his business.
Mr. Moreno-Bonilla was also charged with numerous fire code violations. Police said the violations stemmed from storing combustibles close to a heat source, having a silenced fire alarm, improper extension cord use, having an over-occupied premise and sleeping in a non-habitable space.
Frederick Samuels, 26, of East Meadow was charged with working as a security guard with no license, police said.