Blotter: BWI arrest near Shelter Island

09/01/2014 9:00 AM |

A Connecticut man was arrested for boating while intoxicated near Shelter Island on Aug. 23, police said.

Ralph Iannuzzi, 51, of Madison was operating a vessel northwest of Hay Beach Point between Greenport and Shelter Island and was stopped at a BWI checkpoint that Saturday, police said.

He was found to be intoxicated and taken to shore, where he failed several fi eld sobriety tests, police said.