Cops: Unlicensed Flanders driver had open container at 9:30 a.m.


An unlicensed Flanders man was charged with driving while intoxicated at 9:30 a.m. Sunday when his vehicle nearly collided with several cars parked along the street where he lives, Southampton Town Police said.

Fredy Lopez, 24, was arrested on Silverbrook Drive, where police said he was driving with an open container.

He was charged with aggravated DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and ticketed for driving with an open container, police said.

He was processed at Southampton Town headquarters where he is being held overnight for a Monday morning arraignment.