Blotter: Pair of marijuana-related arrests in Cutchogue

02/16/2012 7:00 AM |

Two men from East Hampton were arrested Feb. 11 in Cutchogue on separate marijuana-related charges.

Marco Amay-Spana, 19, was stopped by Southold Town Police for failing to maintain his lane of travel just before 2 a.m. on Route 25. Police said they smelled marijuana when they interviewed Mr. Amay-Spana and later found some of the drug in the car. He was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, unlawful possession of marijuana and aggravated unlicensed operation, due to a suspended license. He was taken to headquarters, processed and released on cash bail.

Police said 20-year-old Andre Brevard was arrested outside Ted’s Auto Body Shop on Route 25 just before 10 a.m. Saturday for unlawful possession of marijuana after they received a report of a suspicious vehicle. Mr. Brevard was reportedly found in the car’s back seat with an unspecified quantity of marijuana. He was also charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, and released without bail.

• Susan Langenfass, 47, of Cutchogue was charged with felony driving while intoxicated just before 2:30 a.m. on Feb. 9, after police said they found her traveling eastbound on Route 25 with a flat tire and recent damage to her vehicle. Police said Ms. Langenfass failed to stay in her lane and, after being stopped by an officer, was found to be intoxicated. Ms. Langenfass’ vehicle was seized and towed to police headquarters, and she was taken to headquarters and held for arraignment.

• Cornelius Whalen, 66, of Mattituck was charged with misdemeanor DWI just before 1 a.m. on Feb. 14, after he was stopped for a traffic violation on Wickham Avenue in Mattituck. He was taken to headquarters and held for a morning arraignment.

• Gerber Montenegro-Perez, 26, of Greenport was arrested on an active bench warrant from Southold Town Justice Court after an officer who knew about the warrant saw him walking down Main Street in Greenport, according to police. Police said Mr. Montenegro-Perez had no identification and gave a false name to the officer when he was approached.

• An Eighth Street, Greenport, woman reported that her home was burglarized overnight between Feb. 4 and Feb. 5 by a man who a witness said was wearing a purple striped hoodie and a purple mask. Police said the thief likely entered the house through an unlocked porch window. The victim reported that $2,300 in cash, three gold necklaces, a gold bracelet and ankle bracelet, two Guatemalan passports, a safe and a jewelry box were missing.

Those who are named in police reports have not been convicted of any crime or violation. The charges against them may later be reduced or withdrawn, or they may be found innocent.