Man accused of driving drunk with teen in car

Police say Kevin Gamez was pulled over early yesterday morning on Peninsula Boulevard and Whitson Street in Hempstead.

Police say Kevin Gamez was pulled over early yesterday morning on Peninsula Boulevard and Whitson Street in Hempstead. (3/13/17)

HEMPSTEAD - A Uniondale man is accused of driving drunk with a 15-year-old in the car.

Police say Kevin Gamez was pulled over early yesterday morning on Peninsula Boulevard and Whitson Street in Hempstead.

According to police, Gamez, 20, was speeding and smelled of alcohol.

The 15-year-old girl, who is not related to Gamez, was sitting in the back allegedly without a seatbelt.

Gomez also had marijuana in the car, officials say. 

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