Hempstead Police observed defendant Nelson A. Dormes-Montoya, 32, of 50 Jackson Street Apt. 501 erratically driving a 2002 Ford Escape eastbound on Jackson Street crossing over the double yellow lines and operating the vehicle in the wrong direction of traffic. Hempstead Police performed a Vehicle and Traffic Law stop and the investigation revealed the defendant was driving while intoxicated with three passengers in the vehicle that included a fifteen year old female and a five year old male. The defendant was placed under arrest without incident.
Defendant Nelson A. Dormes-Montoya is charged with two counts of DWI, two counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child (Leandra’s Law) and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He will be arraigned on Friday, May 13, 2016 in First District Court 99 Main Street Hempstead.