The Nassau County Policereport the arrest of a Lawrence man for Driving While Intoxicated (Leandra’sLaw) that occurred on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2:45 A.M. in Oceanside.
According to Police, thedefendant Carlos F. Ruiz-Mendoza, 42, of 242 Spring Street was driving a 2003Acura northbound on Lawson Blvd. with a front seat female passenger and a 13year old male passenger in the back seat. Defendant was unable to maintain histravel lane and a car stop was conducted. An investigation revealed thedefendant was operating under the influence of alcohol. Both passengeroccupants were released to the custody of a relative.
Defendant Ruiz-Mendoza ischarged with Aggravated DWI under Leandra’s Law, Endangering the Welfare of aChild, Driving While Intoxicated and several Vehicle and Traffic Lawviolations. He will be arraigned on April 29, 2018 at First District Court, 99Main Street, Hempstead.
Details: Public InformationOffice 04/29/18/0700/7336