Man accused of DWI, crashing into restaurant

The incident happened just before 10:30 p.m. last night at the Gourmet Wok on Walt Whitman Road and Schwab Road in Melville.

The incident happened just before 10:30 p.m. last night at the Gourmet Wok on Walt Whitman Road and Schwab Road in Melville. (6/18/15)

MELVILLE - A West Babylon man is accused of driving drunk, hitting another car and crashing into a Chinese restaurant. 

The incident happened just before 10:30 yesterday at the Gourmet Wok on Walt Whitman Road and Schwab Road in Melville.

Police say John Shepard was drunk when he rear-ended another driver and then went through the window of the restaurant. 

The business was open at the time, but no one was hurt. 

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