A fifth man is currently being sought by police for his alleged role in last Tuesday’s shooting in Southold, a Suffolk prosecutor said Wednesday during the arraignments of three men accused in the attack.
A total of four men so far have been arrested by police. They’ve all been indicted and arraigned on violent felony charges of assault and gang assault.
They are all being held in county jail on $500,000 cash bail or $1 million bond. (more…)
An Aquebogue gas station was robbed at gunpoint last night, Riverhead police said.
A clerk reported to investigators that a man — only described as tall — wearing a ski mask and black hooded sweatshirt entered Empire Gas Station on Main Road just after 10 p.m. and forcibly removed cash from him.
The clerk said the man cut him across the face with a razor blade during the robbery, then proceeded to flee on foot.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Riverhead Police at 727-4500, ext. 633.
Southold Town Police announced three drunken driving arrests in press releases issued Sunday morning. (more…)
Update (11:50 a.m. Saturday): A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction of the person responsible for shooting a puppy in Laurel, according to the Suffolk County SPCA. (more…)
A 36-year-old Brentwood man was arrested for driving while intoxicated Friday night in Mattituck, Southold Town police said. (more…)
A Mattituck High School student was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center Friday morning after being hit by a vehicle at the corner of Wickham Avenue and Pike Street, fire officials said.
The boy was listed in fair condition Friday afternoon, according to a hospital spokeswoman.