An unlicensed motorist is dealing with a number of prices after police say he drove drunk with two youngsters within the automotive on Lengthy Island.
The site visitors cease occurred on Monday, Sept. 2 at 2:40 a.m. in Uniondale, the Nassau County Police Division mentioned.
In keeping with police, whereas on routine patrol, officers noticed James St. Clair, 40, of Uniondale, working a 1996 Honda Accord touring southbound on Brookside Avenue, fail to sign on the intersection of Pine Road, police mentioned.
The officers then activated their emergency lights and performed a Car and Visitors Legislation cease. In the course of the investigation, it was found that St. Clair emitted the odor of alcohol on his breath, slurred speech and glassy eyes, in response to police.
His 12-year-old daughter and 6-year-old son had been within the again seat of the car, mentioned police. The kids had been launched to their mom who was the front-seat passenger. St. Clair was positioned underneath arrest with out incident. No accidents had been reported.
St. Clair was charged with two counts of aggravated driving whereas intoxicated (youngster underneath 16 – Leandra’s Legislation), 5 counts of aggravated unlicensed operation/alcohol or medication, two counts of endangering the welfare of a kid, two counts of driving whereas intoxicated, working a motorcar by an unlicensed driver and quite a few VTL infractions.
He will likely be arraigned on Tuesday, Sept. three at First District Courtroom in Hempstead.
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