Trespassing charge for woman found sleeping on stranger’s couch in Greenport

10/07/2012 9:30 AM |

An intoxicated Southold woman told police she thought she was in her friend’s house when she was found sleeping on a stranger’s couch on Fifth Street in Greenport Friday morning,  Southold Town police said.

Rosemarie Stepnoski, 35, was charged with second-degree criminal trespassing after the woman who lives in the home called the police after finding her on the sofa shortly after 3 a .m. Ms. Stepnoski entered the home through an unlocked rear door, police said.

She was transported to police headquarters and issued an appearance ticket for a later court date, police said.