The Public Information Office reports the arrest of a Franklin Square man for DWI (Leandra’s Law) that occurred in Lake Success on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 1:14 am.
According to police, a Third Precinct Police Officer observed Michael A. Brown, 31, of 922 Catalpa Drive exit a 2012 black Chrysler Minivan in the vicinity of Lakeville Road and South Service Road and approach the officer. The officer did detect a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage on his breath. An investigation determined Brown was under the influence of alcohol and he placed into police custody and then transported to central testing for processing. Further investigation revealed a clear plastic bag containing a green brownish substance believed to be Marijuana was found in the arrests right front pants pocket. Two female ages 10 and 4 and two male passengers 9 and 10 were passengers in the minivan. The children were released to the front female passenger who was the girlfriend of the defendant.
Michael A. Brown is charged with 4 counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated (Leandra’s Law), Driving While Intoxicated 11.92, and Driving While intoxicated 1192.3, and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. He was arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead on Monday, April 25, 2016.