3 Jones Beach lifeguards James Liegey, Michael Eberhardt, Blaze C. Zellman accused of pot possession

Three Jones Beach lifeguards were arrested for possession of marijuana yesterday. Authorities say James Liegey , 41, Michael Eberhardt, 37, and Blaze C. Zellman, 24,

Three Jones Beach lifeguards were arrested for possession of marijuana yesterday.

Three Jones Beach lifeguards were arrested for possession of marijuana yesterday. (8/7/13)

WANTAGH - Three Jones Beach lifeguards were arrested for possession of marijuana yesterday.

Authorities say James Liegey , 41, Michael Eberhardt, 37, and Blaze C. Zellman, 24, were arrested for smoking pot in a parked vehicle in one of the parking lots.

State authorities say the lifeguards were off-duty when they were arrested.

Authorities say they've sent the marijuana to a crime lab to be weighed.

All three men have been charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.

The three men were released on tickets to appear at First District Court.

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