The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of a Lindenhurst man for DWI – Leandra’s Law on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 8:30 pm in Massapequa.
According to Police, Robert Spears, 42, of 105 Birs Avenue, struck a vehicle stopped at a traffic light. The defendant was operating a 2019 Dodge Ram while traveling northbound on Hicksville Road and struck a vehicle stopped at William Road. Officers responded to the accident.
A subsequent investigation was conducted and Spears was placed under arrest without incident. The vehicle’s passengers included two children ages 6 and 9. The children were released into the custody of a relative.
Defendant Spears is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, two (2) counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated (Child under 16) under the Leandra Law and two (2) counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He will be arraigned on Sunday, May 23, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: PIO 05/23/21/0445/8688