Lindenhurst, NY - July 6, 2014 - Suffolk County Police, New York State Police and Suffolk County Parks Police arrested 11 people and seized one vehicle during an overnight sobriety checkpoint in Lindenhurst.
Police officers from the Suffolk County Police Highway Patrol Selective Alcohol Fatality Enforcement Team (SAFE-T), the New York State Police and Suffolk County Parks Police conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Route 27 in front of Babylon Town Hall in Lindenhurst. This operation was conducted for the prevention of injuries and fatalities associated with driving while intoxicated, particularly during the July 4th holiday weekend. A total of 863 vehicles went through the checkpoint.
The following people were charged with Driving While Intoxicated:
Matthew Ruberto, 40, of 667 Sullivan Trail, Long Pond, Pennsylvania