Arrest: Driving While Intoxicated

9/27/19: At approximately 12:12 AM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ricardo Rivera, 24, of Central Islip, NY, for driving while intoxicated (DWI). Mr. Rivera was observed exceeding the posted speed limit of 30 mph by traveling at 50 mph on Delaware Ave. in Islip, NY. The defendant demonstrated clues while performing standardized field sobriety tests indicating he was intoxicated. Mr. Rivera subsequently submitted to a chemical breath test resulting in a .10% BAC. He was also found to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana.

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