A Bay Shore man was charged with driving while intoxicated, and a search of his car turned up a loaded firearm and drugs, State Police said Tuesday.
Allen Scurry, 53, was stopped by a trooper for failing to stay in his lane while driving his Toyota Camry on the Southern State Parkway near the Wantagh State Parkway at 2:20 a.m. Sunday, police said.
“While performing sobriety tests, Mr. Scurry almost fell over on numerous occasions,” State Police said in a news release.
Police recovered more than 3 ounces of marijuana, a scale and a loaded handgun from Scurry’s vehicle, the news release said.
Scurry was awaiting arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on charges of driving while intoxicated, criminal possession of a loaded firearm, criminal possession of marijuana, criminal use of a drug and traffic violations.