Cops: Wyandanch man rolled joint with kids in car

Donail Campbell of Wyandanch was arrested after Nassau

Donail Campbell of Wyandanch was arrested after Nassau County police said he was found rolling a joint in his car while his two young children sat in the backseat. (Aug. 31, 2013) (Credit: NCPD)

A Wyandanch man was arrested on Saturday after Nassau County police said he was found rolling a joint in his car while his two young children sat in the backseat.

Police said Donail Campbell, 21, was sitting in a 2003 Cadillac parked in Bethpage at 2:45 p.m. while rolling a joint of marijuana while his girlfriend and their two children, ages 1 and 3, sat in the car.

Police arrested Campbell, who they said also had crack cocaine and $1,329 in cash on him in addition to the marijuana. He was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.


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At his arraignment on Sunday at First District Court in Hempstead, Campbell was ordered held on $27,000 cash bail or $52,000 bond. He is due back in court on Thursday.

His girlfriend and their two children were released at the Second Precinct, police said.

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