A teenager was arrested for drunken driving with a minor in the car under Leandra’s Law in his hometown of Southampton early Saturday morning, New York State police said.
A Trooper pulled over a westbound car for speeding on County Route 39 at 2:27 a.m. and smelled alcohol on the driver, 19-year-old Alexi Cesteneon, police said. There were four passengers in the car, one of whom was a 15-year-old girl.
After Cesteneon was found to have a blood alcohol content of .10 percent, he was charged with felony aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child under 16 in the vehicle, driving while intoxicated, endangering the welfare of a child and traffic violations.
He was arraigned at Town of Southampton Court.