Driver Asleep at Wheel on East Putnam Ave is Charged with DUI

On Tuesday, May 29 around 10:30pm Greenwich Police were detailed to the area of 1053 East Putnam Ave near Balducci’s on a report of a man asleep at the wheel.

Police determined that the driver, identified as Salvatore Longo, 71, of 213 River Rd Ext had red glassy eyes and the odor of alcohol. He was unable to perform sobriety tests to standard.

He was arrested and charged with DUI. He has a date in Stamford Superior Court on June 13, 2018.