SAYVILLE, N.Y. — Police arrested an allegedly drunk limo driver on the highway just outside of Sayville on Tuesday night, officials said.
Michael Winn, 64, picked up five passengers – a 22-month-old boy and the child’s parents and grandparents – from John F. Kennedy International Airport Tuesday night, Suffolk County police said.
An officer at the scene of an unrelated crash noticed that Winn was driving erratically around 8:55 p.m., police said. He sped off when she asked him to pull over.
Winn, who owns Crossroads Limo Service, later pulled over after his passengers yelled at him to stop, police said. The child, his 30-year-old parents, his 60-year-old grandfather and his 58-year-old grandmother were not injured,
Police arrested Winn and charged him with driving while intoxicated, endangering the welfare of a child, resisting arrest and aggravated driving while intoxicated, officials said.
He is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on Wednesday.