Cops: Riverhead man was driving drunk in Laurel

A Riverhead man was arrested for misdemeanor DWI Wednesday night, Southold Town police said.

Police received a report of an intoxicated person leaving a Laurel residence in a 1996 Toyota Landcruiser about 7:30 p.m., they said.

Manuel Arriaza, 36, was later found operating the vehicle while intoxicated.

Mr. Arriaza was arrested, transported to police headquarters, processed and held overnight for pending arraignment.