Cops: Unlicensed driver caught driving drunk in Mattituck

09/01/2013 10:00 AM |

Southold Town police car

A 27-year-old man driving without a license was arrested for DWI in Mattituck early Sunday, Southold Town police said.

Police spotted Cesar Chavez-Ruiz of Mattituck swerving in and out of his lane while driving on Breakwater Road near Cox Neck Lane about 3 a.m., according to a police statement. Mr. Chavez-Ruiz was pulled over and police discovered he was drunk, police said.

He was arrested and charged with DWI and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

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