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"Special Statement" ...Patchy black ice develops tonight into early Monday... Snow has melted and with temperatures tonight into early Monday expected to fall below freezing across the entire region...the residual moisture will refreeze. This will be first to occur in outlying areas and interior valleys and last to occur within New York City. These patches of black ice will develop tonight into early Monday...creating slippery conditions on surfaces. When traveling...proceed with extra caution and travel more slowly. 512 PM EST sun Jan 15 2017 ...Patchy black ice develops tonight into early Monday... Snow has melted and with temperatures tonight into early Monday expected to fall below freezing across the entire region...the residual moisture will refreeze. This will be first to occur in outlying areas and interior valleys and last to occur within New York City. These patches of black ice will develop tonight into early Monday...creating slippery conditions on surfaces. When traveling...proceed with extra caution and travel more slowly. 512 PM EST sun Jan 15 2017 ...Patchy black ice develops tonight into early Monday... Snow has melted and with temperatures tonight into early Monday expected to fall below freezing across the entire region...the residual moisture will refreeze. This will be first to occur in outlying areas and interior valleys and last to occur within New York City. These patches of black ice will develop tonight into early Monday...creating slippery conditions on surfaces. When traveling...proceed with extra caution and travel more slowly. -- Monday Jan.16 17,05:36 AM

SCPD: Man Arrested for DWI with Son in Car

Arrest occurred on Oak Street in Amityville on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at approximately 4:10 AM.

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Amityville, NY - May 18, 2014 - Suffolk County Police arrested a Massapequa man for driving while intoxicated with his son in his vehicle in Amityville early this morning.
 
Amityville Village Police Officer David Driscoll observed a 2009 Toyota pass through a steady red light at Broadway Avenue and Oak Street in Amityville at approximately 4:10 a.m. Officer Driscoll pulled over the vehicle and determined the driver, Jairo Penate-Cruz, was intoxicated. Penate-Cruz’s 15-year-old son was also in the vehicle.
 
Penate-Cruz, 34, was arrested and transported to the First Precinct where he was charged by First Squad detectives with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger 15 years Old or Younger (Leandra’s Law), Driving While Intoxicated and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
 
Penate-Cruz was held at the First Precinct for arraignment today at First District Court in Central Islip.
 
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