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Excerpts from N.Y. State Police, Riverside press release issued Feb. 10:

On Jan. 31 at approximately 7:39 p.m., Theresa Zordan, 55, of Shirley, was involved in an accident on Montauk Highway in Eastport in the Town of Southampton. Investigation revealed Zordan to be intoxicated. Zordan submitted to a breath test and was found to have a BAC of .13 percent. Zordan was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and was released on an appearance ticket returnable on Feb. 11 at the Southampton Justice Court.

On Feb. 2 at approximately 10:35 p.m., Sonia Milian-Mendoza, 45, of Mastic was driving on Lake Avenue in Riverside and was stopped for a vehicle and traffic violation. Investigation revealed Milian-Mendoza to be intoxicated with a BAC of .15 percent. Milian-Mendoza was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and was released on an appearance ticket returnable on March 3 at Southampton Justice Court.

On Feb. 3 at approximately 12:40 a.m., Jennifer Anne Shim, 37, of Mastic Beach was driving on Quogue Riverhead Road in Flanders. Upon further investigation, Shim was found to be impaired by drugs and was also in possession of heroin. Shim was arrested and charged with Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th and Criminal Impersonation and was held for morning arraignment at Southampton Justice Court.

On Feb. 4 at approximately 1:26 p.m., Rose Caruana, 30, of Riverhead was driving on Peconic Avenue and was stopped for a vehicle and traffic violation. Upon further investigation, Caruana was found to be in possession of cocaine and marijuana. Caruana was arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and was released on an appearance ticket returnable on Feb. 15 at the Riverhead Justice Court.

On Feb. 8 at approximately 12:00 a.m., Yoni Cruz-Lopez, 28, of Riverhead was driving on Industrial Blvd in Riverhead and was stopped for a vehicle and traffic violation. Upon further investigation, Cruz-Lopez was found to be intoxicated with a BAC of .12 percent. Cruz-Lopez was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and was released on an appearance ticket returnable on Feb. 20 at Riverhead Justice Court.

On Feb. 10 at approximately 2:20 a.m., Jose Davila-Ochoa, 28, of Riverhead was driving on Montauk Highway in Hampton Bays and was stopped for a vehicle and traffic violation. Upon further investigation, Davila-Ochoa was found to be intoxicated with a BAC of .14 percent. Davila-Ochoa was arrested and charged with Felony Driving While Intoxicated and was held for arraignment at Southampton Justice Court.

On Feb. 10 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Nick Lopez, 32, of Riverhead was driving on Peconic Avenue and was stopped for a vehicle and traffic violation. Upon further investigation, Lopez was found to be in possession of marijuana. Lopez was arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of Marijuana 5th degree and was released on an appearance ticket returnable March 6 at Southampton Justice Court.

Editor’s note: A criminal charge is an accusation. A person charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

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