Cops: Bay Shore Man, Mohamed Khan, 42, Locked-up for DWI, Criminal Contempt, Issued Seven Traffic Tickets
July 3, 2015
LONG ISLAND, NY – Suffolk County Police today arrested a Bay Shore man for driving while intoxicated, Operating a Motor Vehicle without an Interlock Device and other charges.
According to the report, Suffolk County Police Highway Patrol Officer Robert Scudellari initiated a traffic stop on Mohamed Khan for speeding on the eastbound LIE, between exits 51 and 52, at approximately 1:50 a.m. Further investigation revealed that Khan, 42, who was driving a 2013 Kia, was under the influence of alcohol and his license had been revoked. Khan was also in violation of his New York State driver’s license restriction that he operate a motor vehicle only if it is equipped with an ignition interlock device.
Mohamed Khan was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Operating a Motor Vehicle without an Interlock Device and Criminal Contempt. The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty.
Kahn was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Operating a Motor Vehicle without an Interlock Device. He was also charged with Criminal Contempt 2nd Degree for violating a court order that stipulated he refrain from consuming alcohol. Additionally, Kahn was arrested for an outstanding warrant for committing the same offense in January, 2015. Kahn was issued seven traffic tickets for vehicle and traffic law violations.
Khan was scheduled to be arraigned today at First District Court in Central Islip.
The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Defendants are entitled to a fair trial with the burden on the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
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