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Massapequa, March 3, 2019: Arrest for DWI/Leandra’s Law

Mar 03, 2019

The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of a Brentwood women for Driving While Intoxicated/ Leandra's Law that occurred on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 3:05 A.M. in Massapequa. 

According to Police, an officer while on routine patrol observed defendant operating a Nissan westbound in the eastbound lanes on Sunrise Highway. The officer initiated a car stop. During the investigation it was discovered that the defendant emitted the odor of alcohol on defendant's breath and had glassy, watery eyes. The defendant was placed under arrest without incident. The defendant's 3 year old son was a passenger in the vehicle at the time of arrest. The child was taken home by the defendant's mother, who responded to scene. 

The defendant is charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated(Child under 16-Leandra's Law), Endangering the Welfare of a Child, two counts of Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, and multiple Vehicle and Traffic Law infractions. 

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