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Police: Fourth person charged in 2017 murder
Sunetta Dennis, 42, of Bellport, was scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of Alan Moore, 23, of Hempstead.
Police: Three charged in Uniondale home invasion
From left, Steven Bonilla, 35, of Uniondale; Oscar Velasquez, 26, of Freeport; and Carlos Veliz, 25, of Hempstead. The three have been charged in connection with an armed home invasion on March 31 in Uniondale. Photo Credit: NCPD
Man threatens to shoot 11-year-old who beat him at video game 'Fortnite': Suffolk police
HUNTINGTON, N.Y. - A man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly threatening to shoot an 11-year-old child, possibly at his school, after the boy beat him at the video game "Fortnite." Michael Aliperti was arrested on Sept. 18, 2018, after allegedly threatening to shoot an 11-year-old boy. (Suffolk Count
Teen Arrested For Trying To Rob Gas Station At Knifepoint: SCPD
LINDENHURST, NY - An Amityville Harbor teen was arrested on Tuesday was arrested for attempting to rob a gas station in Lindenhurst earlier this month, according to Suffolk Police.
Kosher-style deli opening 2nd LI location
There’s a slice of good news on the kosher-style deli front: Pastrami Plus, the little delicatessen in East Meadow known for its warm, peppery pastrami and multi-flavor knishes, is expanding to a new location down the pike in Franklin Square.Sal Gawish, an immigrant from Egypt who learned the busine
Brooklyn Man Started Massive Kings Plaza Mall Fire, Cops Say
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK -- A man was arrested for starting a massive seven-alarm fire in a Kings Plaza mall garage that injured 21 people, police said.
Video Shows Robber, NYC Deli Clerk Grappling Over Gun
Bodega Owner Fights Off RobberA Bronx deli clerk wrestled a gun away from a would-be robber in a harrowing attack caught on video.The NYPD says a man placed a food order on Monday before going behind the counter, displaying the gun and demanding cash.When the clerk hesitated, the man struck him on t
Three Nassau Men Arrested For Armed Home Invasion
Police arrested Steven Bonilla, 35, of Maplegrove Avenue, Uniondale; Oscar Velasquez, 26, of Randall Avenue, Freeport; and Carlos Veliz, 25, of West Columbia Street, Hempstead. On March 31 at 9:10 a.m., police say the three men forced their way into a home on Harrison Street. Two of the men were arm
Missing Teen Swimmer's Body Recovered in Queens: NYPD
What to KnowThe body of 17-year-old Lamine Sarr was found in the area of Beach 97th Street and Shore Front Parkway Tuesday morningSarr went missing in the waters off Rockaway Beach Saturday when he got caught in rough currents, friends saidClassmates set up a vigil for the teen Monday, saying he was
Nassau Missing Persons Detectives Seeking Teenage Girl from Levittown
Levittown, NY - Sept. 18, 2018 -The Missing Persons Squad reports the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. inLevittownand reported to Nassau Police on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:00 a.m.
Suffolk: 21 arrested in crackdown on illegal vape sales
On Tuesday, Suffolk officials said that a crackdown on illegal vape sales this weekend resulted in 21 arrests, and that those who repeatedly sell vaping products to people under 21 will face higher penalties. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)
LI's Emmy-winner Glenn Weiss talks his live marriage proposal
When producer-director Glenn Weiss won his 14th Emmy Award Monday and proposed to his girlfriend, marketing executive Jan Svendsen, live onstage, the moment became a viral sensation for the Massapequa Park native. He won for directing the 2018 Oscars ceremony.
Yom Kippur War veteran recalls the battle as holy holiday begins
On Tuesday, as he spoke at the 45th commemoration of that war at the Museum of American Armor in Old Bethpage hours before the start of Yom Kippur at sunset, he said he was lucky to be alive.
Mugshots: Police sergeant among 24 arrested in child sex sting
Authorities on Tuesday announced the arrests of two dozen men nabbed in a child predator sting in New Jersey, and the suspects include a nurse, a firefighter and a police sergeant.
How 'big' Long Island families save money
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Man Used Stolen Credit Card At 2 Stores In Amityville: PD
AMITYVILLE, NY - Suffolk County Police are seeking a man who used stolen credit cards at multiple locations in Amityville.A Holtsville woman reported credit cards were stolen from her car sometime between August 23 and September 1.The cards were used by a man (pictured above) at Walgreens on 275 Bro
2 Injured In Overturn Crash In Amityville
AMITYVILLE, NY - Two people were hospitalized after an overturn crash in Amityville just a few hours after another crash occurred nearby on Tuesday morning, according to the Amityville Fire Department.
Fast-growing fire breaks out at Kings Plaza Mall parking garage in Brooklyn: FDNY
MILL BASIN, Brooklyn — A fast-growing fire is burning through the parking garage of Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn on Monday, authorities said.
Mom begs rescuers to recover body of teen swept away by riptide
“I miss him, I miss my baby,” sobbed mother Khadi Sarr, 51. “I’m begging you all to find my baby. I want to find my son. Don’t give up.”
Suspect killed in police-involved shooting in Queens
The NYPD is investigating a police-involved shooting that left a suspect dead in Queens.Police responded to a burglary Monday at 69th Street and 52nd Avenue in the Maspeth section.A responding officer shot and killed the suspect who may have been armed with a knife, police said.No other injuries wer