Highway Patrol officers report the arrest of a Brightwaters woman for an incident that occurred on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 9:30 pm in Jericho.
According to officers, while on patrol and after exiting the Long Island Expressway at exit 40 onto Jericho Turnpike, Vim Beine, 52, of 549 Brooklyn Boulevard was observed traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Jericho Turnpike. The officer, who engaged his lights and siren, slowly approached the driver head on to stop her. After successfully bringing the car to stop and preventing Beine from entering the Expressway in the wrong direction, the officer conducted an interview with the driver. It was determined that she was operating her vehicle in an intoxicated condition and was placed under arrest.
Beine is charged with Driving While Intoxicated and two (2) other Vehicle & Traffic Law violations. She will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 3/25/2019.
Details by: Highway Patrol Bureau 03/25/19/0440/6672