Detectives report the arrest of a man on June 12 at 6:30 pm for driving his car into a house in Central Islip on June 11.
According to detectives, Michael Ferruzzo, 49, drove his 1996 Dodge minivan into a detached garage and then through the exterior wall of a bedroom in a house located at 41 East Walnut Street, in Central Islip at approximately 10:00 p.m. on June 11. The impact caused the wall to collapse. There were several people inside the house, but no one was injured. Ferruzzo allegedly fled.
Police arrested Ferruzzo at his house at 194 Mohawk Street, Ronkonkoma without incident. Ferruzzo was charged with 2nd degree criminal mischief, and 1st degree reckless endangerment. He was arraigned on June 13 at First District Court in Central Islip.