New York: August Moret and Erik F. Schwab rounded up by police on DWI charges over holiday

From East Hampton Patch
August Moret, 44, of Greenwich, Conn., was arrested on a misdemeanor DWI charge after an accident in East Hampton on July 6. Police said Moret was driving a 2011 Audi north on North Main Street when he struck two vehicles — a 1999 Hyundai and a 2008 Lexus — parked on the side of the road at about 11:40 p.m. Responding officers said he appeared intoxicated and he was arrested. Held overnight for arraignment, he was released on $500 bail.

• Erik F. Schwab, 26, of Montauk, was arrested on aggravated DWI and marijuana possession charges after almost hitting the police officer on Edgemere Road in Montauk on July 7.

Police noticed a hazard and stopped to shine a light on the area at 4:10 a.m., before the officer got out of the squad car to remove it. As he was doing so a vehicle driving by almost struck him and the object. The officer got back in his car and started following the vehicle  ….MORE