Three People Arrested at Sobriety Checkpoint in East Northport
Suffolk County Police have arrested three people for driving while intoxicated during a holiday weekend sobriety checkpoint in East Northport. The check point was set up at Jericho Turnpike and Elwood Road on Saturday, August 31 between 1:00 a.m. and 3: 00 a.m.
Second Precinct officers conducted the operation for the prevention of injuries and fatalities associated with driving while intoxicated. A total of 187 vehicles went through the checkpoint.
Three people were charged with Driving While Intoxicated. Two of them were from Dix Hills and one was from Miller Place. They were all males ages 23, 26 and 33.