A man has been charged with assault and driving while ability impaired by drugs and alcohol after he ran over his brother with a motor vehicle in the parking lot of a Long Island hotel, police say.
Brothers Thomas Delaney and Michael Dubhlaine were engaged in a verbal argument in the parking lot of the Hyatt Regency Long Island, located at 1717 Motor Parkway in Hauppauge, at approximately 9:10 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9, according to Suffolk County Police.
Delaney then got into his 2015 Ford F-250 pickup truck and ran it over Dubhlaine, police said.
Dubhlaine, 36, of Port Jefferson, was airlifted via Suffolk County Police helicopter to Stony Brook University Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
Fourth Squad detectives charged Delaney, 38, of Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, with second-degree assault and driving while ability impaired/combination drugs and alcohol.
He was overnight at the Fourth Precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip of Monday, Aug. 10.
Detectives are asking anyone who witnessed the incident to call the Fourth Squad at 631-854-8452.
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