Cops: Driver in Hamptons charged with DWI after found asleep at wheel
October 26, 2015 By GARY DYMSKI email@example.com
A Southampton man who was asleep at the wheel at a green traffic light faces a felony drunken driving charge, Southampton Town police said Monday.
Nelson Asitimbay, 22, was stopped at a “steady green traffic light” at the intersection of Flanders Road and Montauk Highway in Hampton Bays at about 2:44 a.m. Monday, police said.
Officers investigating at the scene found Asitimbay to be intoxicated and he was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a felony.
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Arraignment information was not immediately available.