The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of an Elmont man for DWI – Leandra’s Law on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 9:20 pm in Elmont.
According to Police, Manuel B. Asuncion, 46, of 52 Ramsen Street was operating a 2006 Suzuki SUV and struck a vehicle stopped in the McDonald’s Drive-Thru located at 1240 Elmont Road. The defendant struck the rear of a Nissan Rogue with two occupants,a male, 48, and a female, 47. Officers responded to the accident. No injuries were reported.
A subsequent investigation was conducted and Asuncion was placed under arrest without incident. Descendants 6-year-old child was in the vehicle. The child was released-into the custody of his mother.
Defendant Asuncion is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated(Child under 16) under the Leandra Law, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He will be arraigned on Friday, November 29, 2019 at FirstDistrict Court, Hempstead.
Details by:PIO 11/29/19/0400/8834