Southold Police made two driving while intoxicated arrests, one in Greenport and the other in Mattituck, only minutes apart early Friday morning, according to reports.
At 3:24 a.m. police stopped Angel Gonzalez Jr..27, of Mattituck, who was behind the wheel of a 2005 GMC Denali, near the intersection of Route 25 and Factory Avenue in Mattituck for failing to keep within the lane of travel. After failing a roadside sobriety test, Mr. Gonzalez was arrested on a misdemeanor DWI charge and held pending arraignment in Southold Justice Court, police said.
Less than half an hour later, at 3:51 a.m., police stopped Brian Nelson, 61, of Shelter Island, for driving erratically on Third Street in Greenport in a 1997 Honda, according to a report. Police said Mr. Nelson also failed roadside sobriety tests. He also was charged with a misdemeanor DWI and held pending arraignment.