Southampton Town police arrested a Riverhead man for driving while intoxicated in Bridgehampton early Sunday morning.
Police responded to a report of an erratic driver on Montauk Highway around 2:42 a.m. and stopped Victor Jimenez Araya, 33, for driving illegally in the center lane.
Further investigation revealed Mr. Araya was under the influence of alcohol, according to a police report. READ
Southampton Town police arrested a 63-year-old Flanders man on drug possession charges Saturday.
Eddie Buckley was stopped on Old Quogue Road at approximately 5:13 p.m. when an officer found he was driving with a suspended license and a search revealed he was in possession of crack cocaine, reports said. READ
A Mastic man was arrested early last Tuesday for drunken driving along Flanders Road near Long Neck Boulevard in Flanders, police said. READ
• A Mastic Beach man was arrested for drunken driving last Saturday in Flanders after he was stopped for a traffic infraction on Flanders Road, police said.
Mario Taylor, 47, was found to be unsteady on his feet, with red, glassy eyes and slurred speech, police said.
He was charged with DWI, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on a highway and a traffic violation, police said. READ
A Riverhead man was caught with a loaded pistol in the trunk of his car Saturday night after he was stopped on Cross River Drive in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police.
Michael Gilbert, 24, was stopped for an equipment violation and police searched his vehicle after detecting the smell of marijuana, officials said.
A search revealed a loaded .22-caliber semiautomatic pistol in the trunk. It was also discovered that Mr. Gilbert was driving with a suspended license, police said.
Mr. Gilbert was charged with felony second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and a violation, police said. READ
A Brooklyn man working as a taxi driver for a local cab service was arrested for twice violating an active order of protection last Tuesday while the victim was in his vehicle, according to Southampton Town police.
Anthony Calloway, 41, was located on Old Quogue Road and stopped on Lake Avenue for a prior violation of an order of protection, police said. The person the order of protection covered was in his vehicle, police said.
Mr. Calloway was charged with two counts of felony first-degree criminal contempt, according to police. — READ
A Calverton woman was arrested for possession of crack cocaine Saturday following a traffic stop on Riverleigh Avenue in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ
A Greenport man was arrested on multiple drug charges last Thursday during a traffic stop on Peconic Avenue in Riverside, according to a Southampton Town police report.