Cops: Hampton Bays Man Drove Drunk Through Stop Sign, Into a Car

A Hampton Bays man was arrested last Thursday after police said he was driving drunk and hit another car after going through a stop sign in Hampton Bays.

A Hampton Bays man was arrested last Thursday, police said, after he drove through a stop sign while driving drunk.

Jose C. Vaquero, 46, was arrested shortly after 10 p.m. at the intersection of Argonne Rd. and Wakeman Rd. in Hampton Bays. Police responded to an accident at the intersection and upon police arrival, police said it was determined that Vaquero was drunk and he was arrested on misdemeanor charges and several violations. He was transported to police headquarters and held for arraignment.

Vaquero was charged with aggravated DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree, both misdemeanors. He was also charged with the following violations: failure to yield at a stop sign, consuming alcohol in a vehicle, unregistered trailer, unsafe tire, no stop lamps, unlicensed operation.

leslie July 09, 2012 at 03:47 PM
WOW this is so BADDD, thank you to the police for protecting us! If this man is here illegally then send him back, if he is here legally the put him in jail for a long long time, No license, unreg trailer and Drunk the throw away the KEY!!!! Lock is sorry BUTT up for a long long time... I could only imagine what more damage he could have done.....
Susan Crimi July 09, 2012 at 03:52 PM
Jimmy Nigg July 09, 2012 at 11:47 PM
These people don't belive in any type of license.


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