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Police Investigate Vandalism in Redwood

Posted on 15 January 2014

As Carolyn and Jerry Ouderkirk drove to their Redwood Road, Sag Harbor home on Sunday afternoon Carolyn noticed a number of mailboxes scattered throughout the neighborhood.
What the Ouderkirks came home to was a scene that many Redwood residents woke up to Sunday morning, after police believe a group of individuals, some likely using a truck, trashed mailboxes, fences, an outdoor light, and even a large cement flower pot throughout the Redwood neighborhood late Saturday night or in the early hours on Sunday.

Oddone Conviction Overturned

Posted on 17 December 2013

A manslaughter conviction that carried a 17-year sentence against Anthony Oddone — a caddy charged in the death of a Hampton Bays man —was overturned by the New York State Court of Appeals last Thursday.

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Dix Hills Man Indicted on Fraud Charges; Feds Allege Scheme to Buy Shinnecock Cigarettes

Posted on 11 December 2013

A Dix Hills man was arraigned in federal court Tuesday following charges that he solicited over $5 million from friends and neighbors in what federal officials are referring to as a Ponzi scheme that took place over eight years.

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Sag Harbor Village Police Release Sketch of Third Suspect in Armed Robbery Case

Posted on 04 December 2013

Sag Harbor Village Police released a sketch this week of a man they say is a third suspect wanted for questioning in connection to a November 19 armed robbery of The Corner Closet on Main Street in Sag Harbor.

Police Release Rendering of Suspect Sought for Armed Robbery in Sag Harbor

Posted on 23 November 2013

Police are looking for a Hispanic man alleged to have wielded a gun in an armed robbery on Main Street, Sag Harbor Tuesday night just before 6 p.m. Sag Harbor Village Police and Suffolk County Crime Stoppers have released an artist’s rendering of the suspect and are asking the public for its help.

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Arrest Made in Alleged Sexual Assault in Wainscott

Posted on 20 November 2013

A Rockville Centre teen, Joseph Cardinali, was arrested by East Hampton Town Police on Sunday, November 17 and charged with aggravated sexual assault in the first degree, a felony, and assault in the third degree, a misdemeanor.

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East Hampton Man Indicted on Burglary Charges; Maximum Penalty Could Be Life

Posted on 12 November 2013

A Springs man who grew up in Sag Harbor and is accused of being responsible for a slew of burglaries across the South Fork pled not guilty to a 27 count indictment last Thursday, November 7. In the indictment, Justin Bennett, 35, is charged with burglarizing more than two-dozen East End homes.

Felony Robbery Charge Levied Against East Hampton Man

Posted on 12 November 2013

A 19-year-old East Hampton man arrested in connection with the robbery of a Springs liquor store was arraigned on Tuesday and released on $10,000 bail. John X. Tracy III was arraigned in East Hampton Town Justice Court on a charge of first degree robbery, a felony crime. According to East Hampton Town Police, on Saturday, [...]

East Hampton Man Charged in Federal Child Pornography Case

Posted on 04 November 2013

Michael S. Bonnet of East Hampton was arrested last Wednesday afternoon on charges that he transported child pornography, according to federal officials.

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Early Morning Halloween House Fire Reported in East Hampton

Posted on 01 November 2013

At 12:33 a.m. on Thursday, October 31 the East Hampton Fire Department responded to 168 Two Holes of Water Road for a reported structure fire. Arriving units found a single-family home with two rooms heavily involved with fire, and were able to knock down the fire within 15 minutes. Due to the lack of a [...]