Police: West Babylon Grandfather Arrested, Charged With DWI With Kids In Car
Craig Monte, 59, was arrested Sunday, charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child 15 or younger, a felony under Leandra’s Law. He also faces charges of endangering the welfare of a child.
Suffolk County police say they got a call around 5 p.m. Sunday about a man who was possibly drunk and screaming at two children at a park in West Babylon.
When police arrived, cops say they found Monte driving in the parking lot with his grandchildren, ages 5 and 9 in the car.
Monte is set to be arraigned Monday.
If you have any information about the incident, call police at 631-854-8152.