Driver transporting dozens of drunk teens arrested - New York News

Driver transporting dozens of drunk teens arrested

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Luis A. Guevara-Henriquz (NY State Police) Luis A. Guevara-Henriquz (NY State Police)
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A limousine bus driver on Long Island was arrested after the New York State police found he was transporting a bus full of drunk teens.

Police say it happened Monday night at a Sunrise Highway rest area in Southampton.

Someone called 911 to report a female screaming at the eastbound rest area between exit 65 and 66.

Troopers arrived and found 42 teens between the ages of 16 and 17 in various stages of intoxication.

The found more than 100 cans of beer on the bus, along with several gallons worth of whiskey and rum.

The teens had been picked up that evening in Garden City en route to Montauk

Due to the intoxication of teens, the amount of alcohol on board, and the condition of the bus, the bus driver, Luis A. Guevara-Henriquz, 26, of Hempstead, was arrested for Endangering the Welfare of Child. Police say that additional charges are pending.

The teens were turned over to relatives and police say the investigation continues.

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