Cops: Mattituck man leaves scene of accident, charged with DWI

04/29/2012 11:17 AM |

A 23-year-old Mattituck man was charged with aggravated DWI and leaving the scene of an accident in Mattituck Saturday night, Southold Police said.

Stephen J. Tuthill allegedly failed to stop his 2009 Honda at an intersection while crossing over Cox Neck Road and struck a cable, tree and house, police said. He left the scene and was located at his residence shortly after, police said, where he was found to be intoxicated.

He was transported to police headquarters and held for arraignment.