Jennifer Poppiti, Hauppauge Middle School teacher, accused of DWI
A Hauppauge middle school teacher has been arrested and charged with driving drunk and hitting a parked car.
Police say Jennifer Poppiti hit a parked car on Tanglewood Drive in Smithtown Sunday night.
Neighbors took pictures and video of the 39-year-old failing a field sobriety test.
Poppiti works at Hauppauge Middle School, but lives in Central Islip.
The Hauppauge School District says Poppiti is now on administrative duty. She is due back in court on Monday.