North Baldwin Man Accused of Driving Drunk with Child in Vehicle, Officials Report
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By Long Island News & PR
Published: February 06 2018
Phillip O. Flowers, 36, was driving in East Garden City with a 15 year-old male when he was pulled over by police and placed under arrest for DWI, cops say.
NCPD report the arrest of Phillip O. Flowers of North Baldwin, 36, for DWI on Sunday, February 4.
Photo by: Nassau County Police Department
East Garden City, NY - February 6, 2018 - The Nassau County Police report the arrest of a North Baldwin man for Driving While Intoxicated which occurred in East Garden City on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 1:54 A.M.
According to police, the defendant Phillip O. Flowers, 36, of North Baldwin was driving a 2014 white Nissan Maxima southbound at a high rate of speed on the Meadowbrook State Parkway in the vicinity of the Northern state Parkway with a 15 year old male passenger in the vehicle. A car stop was conducted and an investigation revealed the defendant was operating under the influence of alcohol. The 15 year old child was released to the custody of a family member.
The defendant is charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated under the Leandra Law, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Driving While Intoxicated and several Vehicle and Traffic Law violations. He was arraigned on February 4, 2018 at First District Court, 99 Main Street, Hempstead.
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