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Suffolk County Police report arrest of DWI driver Melinda Duncan who crashed with her grandson into parked vehicle
CENTEREACH, NEW YORK — Suffolk County Police report that on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at 10:35 pm, they arrested a woman for driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle after she was involved in a motor vehicle crash in Centereach last night.
Suffolk County Police arrested a woman for driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle after she was involved in a motor vehicle crash in Centereach last night.
Melinda Duncan was driving a 2014 Ford Focus southbound on South Coleman Road near Hettys Path when she struck a 1999 Chevrolet Suburban that was parked on the shoulder. Duncan and her 11-year-old grandson, who was in the backseat, were not injured.
Sixth Precinct Patrol officers arrested and charged Duncan, 56, of Coram, New York, with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger 15 Years or Younger (Leandra’s Law), Driving While Intoxicated and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Duncan will be held overnight at the Fourth Precinct and will be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on July 19.