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04/24/18 6:00am
04/24/2018 6:00 AM

A former Southold Town police officer’s motion to reconsider a petition against the town for reinstatement to his job has been denied, according to court records. 

Garrett Lake, who claimed he was fired in bad faith due to political pressure, had argued that the court erred in dismissing his petition last year. But New York State Supreme Court Justice William Ford found Lake “has failed to sustain his burden of demonstrating how the court has misapprehended or overlooked key, material or relevant points of law or facts and evidence,” according to the decision filed earlier this month.  — READ

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04/07/18 5:59am
04/07/2018 5:59 AM

Kelli Thompson, 24, of Cutchogue was arrested March 28 around 5:30 a.m. for driving while intoxicated and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a felony, after police received a report of an erratic driver, police said. Ms. Thompson was also charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation for driving in an intoxicated condition while her license was under suspension from a prior DWI charge in January, the report states. READ

04/05/18 6:01am
04/05/2018 6:01 AM

Recent news that the remains of Louise Pietrewicz were found in grave six feet beneath the basement in the house that once belonged to her married boyfriend, William Boken, rocked this small town — and beyond. Finally, it was the answer to a 51-year-old mystery. READ

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03/31/18 5:59am
03/31/2018 5:59 AM

Julio Miranda-Jimenez, 21, of Mattituck was arrested Saturday for DWI, failing to maintain in his lane, driving with no head or tail lights, and driving without a license, according to Southold Town police. He was stopped while driving eastbound on Route 25 in Mattituck around 1:40 a.m. and was observed to be driving in the center turn lane, officials said. READ