For Immediate Release
Sunday, September 09, 2018
Incident: Man Charged with Violating Social Host Law After Teenager Becomes Ill from Alcohol Consumption
Location: 38 Fourth St., North Lindenhurst, New York
Date/Time: Saturday, September 8, 2018 at approximately 10:22

Suffolk County Police last night charged a man for hosting a party where a 15-year-old male became ill from alcohol consumption in North Lindenhurst.


First Precinct Patrol officers responded to a 911 complaint of excessive noise and possible underage drinking at 38 Fourth St., North Lindenhurst on September 8 at approximately 10:22 p.m. When officers arrived, several teenagers were seen running from the house. Officers found a highly intoxicated 15-year-old male inside the residence. The 15-year-old was transported by North Lindenhurst Rescue ambulance to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip for treatment.


Police charged Rocky Salsitta with violating the Social Host Law. Salsitta, 22, of 38 Fourth St., North Lindenhurst was issued a Field Appearance Ticket and released. He is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on November 19, 2018. 



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Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 18-520074
Suffolk County Police Department

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