HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police on Long Island say a sobriety checkpoint in Huntington Station nabbed 10 motorists, one of whom had a 7-month-old baby in the car.
Suffolk County police said they checked 625 cars from 11 p.m. through 3 a.m. Saturday along Route 110 at Church Street.
Marvin Whitfield, 36, has been charged with felony aggravated driving while intoxicated after being stopped for traffic violations with the child in the car. Whitfield, of Huntington, was also charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
The nine other motorists who were charged with DWI include Cori Levin, 50, of Deer Park; Michael Levy, 27, of Melville; Kathryn Perry, 47, of Seaford; Maritza Borges, 46, of Huntington Station; Judy Evans, 53, of Huntington; Renny Peter, 32, of Savannah Georgia; Andrea Ronquillo, 25, of Huntington; Abdulla Mirpur, 36, of Dix Hills; and Avinav Gambhir, 24, of Dix Hills.
Authorities said the check point was a prelude to the upcoming Labor Day Holiday weekend.