Four Arrested at Highway Patrol SAFE-T Section Checkpoint on Deer Park Avenue in North Babylon
Published on January 14, 2014 · Filed Under Uncategorized
by Dana Klosner
(North Babylon, NY) Four people were arrested at a safety checkpoint on Deer Park Avenue at Foster Boulevard in North Babylon on Sunday, January 12 from 1:00a.m. to 3:15a.m.
Police say the operation was conducted for the prevention of injuries and fatalities associated with driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. NewsLI.com file photo by Christopher Boyle.
Suffolk County Police First Precinct patrol officers, along with the Highway Patrol SAFE-T Section and Second and Third Precinct patrol officers conducted a safety checkpoint on Deer Park Road in North Babylon between the hours of 1:00 a.m. and 3:15 a.m..
Police say the operation was conducted for the prevention of injuries and fatalities associated with driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
The following were charged with Driving while Intoxicated:
- Richard Bruckner, 22 of Lindenhurst
- Dana Wisniewiski, 55, of East Islip
- Jason Harper, 28, of Islip
The following person was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated:
- Katelyn Clasper, 28, of West Babylon
An aggravated DWI (BAC of .18 or higher) has far more severe consequences.
The above individuals were arraigned on Sunday, January 12 at First District Court in Central Islip.