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Kimberly Dole
June 19, 2019 - 12:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Suffolk County police say a driver driving the wrong way Tuesday night seriously injured the driver of a Jeep after being struck head-on in Hauppauge. Officials report that Johnny Mendez, 18, of Bay Shore, was driving a 2008 Subaru Impreza north on Lincoln Boulevard, just...
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Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 1:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say a man was caught on video peeping into the bathroom of a Long Island home and recording a woman and two children inside. Nassau County police say the suspect was discovered late Sunday through home surveillance footage approaching the house on Harrison Street in...
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Adam Warner
June 15, 2019 - 11:16 am
Police say they've made an arrest in the brutal death of a Long Island man who was stabbed over 100 times by his lover.
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Adam Warner
June 08, 2019 - 10:31 am
A man and woman were killed when the small plane they were in crashed on the North Fork of Long Island Saturday morning, officials say -- but a dog that was also on board reportedly survived the fiery crash.
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June 07, 2019 - 2:53 pm
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say an MS-13 gang member has been charged with murder in the deaths of two men whose bodies were found in a heavily wooded area of Long Island. Newsday reports that 19-year-old Raul Ponce was arraigned on murder charges Thursday in the deaths of Bryan Steven Cho...
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Andrew Weber
June 04, 2019 - 12:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Nassau police say they’ve made an arrest a day after identifying human remains found in a shallow grave in a Massapequa preserve. The suspect is 22-year-old MS-13 gang member Stanley Gerson Juarez, and he’s arrested for allegedly violently stabbing murder victim 18-year-old...
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Suffolk County PD
June 03, 2019 - 7:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal judge sentenced a New York man to 18 months in prison on Monday for threatening to kill two U.S. senators who supported Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court. Prosecutors sought an even longer sentence for Ronald DeRisi, saying he went to great lengths...
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Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano
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May 29, 2019 - 5:45 pm
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- A top aide to former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano has pleaded guilty in connection with a federal corruption probe. Richard ``Rob'' Walker pleaded guilty in federal court in Central Islip on Wednesday to obstruction of justice. Walker's attorney told Newsday...
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David Caplan
May 28, 2019 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- MTA Police are investigating the vandalism of a billboard at a LIRR station in Bellmore for the upcoming Long Island Pride Festival, which attracts thousands of LGBT people and their allies. The billboard was torn down and ripped into several pieces. The billboard advertised...
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Freeport car hits family
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Adam Warner
May 27, 2019 - 5:57 pm
A car jumped a curb in Nassau County on Monday, hitting a family of four, including two kids, officials say.
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