Crimes Nearby: Alleged Drunk Driver Flees Accident Scene in Mattituck

The following arrest information was supplied by local police departments. It does not indicate a conviction.

Three Village

• Felix Rodriguez, 33, of Stony Brook, was arrested Oct. 3 and charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a felony. Police said they found multiple credit and debit cards belonging to another person during a probationary search of Rodriguez's home.

• Police are investigating an incident of fourth-degree criminal mischief in which an unknown person broke a window in an unoccupied, boarded-up house on Old Town Rd. in East Setauket, then used a hose from an outside water source to flood the basement. The incident, which was reported by the owner of the home, took place sometime between noon on Sept. 21 and noon on Oct. 5.

Port Jefferson

• Luke Guggino, 22, of Coram was arrested at 9:45 p.m. on Oct. 2 in Port Jefferson Station and charged with robbery, a felony. Guggino was on Old Town Road, east of Boyle Road when he allegedly grabbed an iPhone from a man and threatened to kill him. According to court records Guggino is set to be arraigned on Oct. 10.

• Three men stole money and broke the cell phone of another person somewhere on Route 112 near the 7-Eleven and Pax Christi at about 4:30 a.m. on Oct. 6, according to a police report.


• Noel Castaneda, 26, of Riverhead, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and leaving the scene of an accident on Oct. 7 at 7:58 p.m., after Castaneda was involved in a car accident on Sound Avenue in Mattituck, police said. After the crash, Castaneda fled eastbound on foot and was found a short time later by the Southold Town Police K-9 unit. Castaneda was found to be intoxicated, arrested and transported to police headquarters in Peconic for processing.

North Fork

• Rosemarie Stepnoski, 35, of Southold, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass on Oct. 5 at 3:08 a.m., after a Greenport woman called police to report that an unknown female had entered her residence on Fifth Street during the night through an unlocked rear door and was sleeping on her couch, police said. Officers responded and located Stepnoski inside the residence who was intoxicated and thought she was at a friend's house, police said. Stepnoski was arrested, transported to headquarters, processed and released on an appearance ticket for a later court date.


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