Long Island

Police line
Dreamstime
Andrew Weber
July 10, 2019 - 12:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police in Brooklyn are hunting for two men in a car who opened fire on two other men on Glenwood Road and East 104th Street in Canarsie this morning. The victims were taken to Brookdale Hospital. One shot in the head is listed in extremely critical condition. The other, shot...
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LIRR trains
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Andrew Weber
July 10, 2019 - 9:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A LIRR worker who made $280,000 last year has reportedly been discovered staying home when he was supposed to be working. The New York Post reports foreman Raymond Murphy was snagged at home 10 times over three months last year. He was allowed to retire before he could be...
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Andrew Weber
July 09, 2019 - 11:48 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Three people were killed last night when their SUV struck a utility pole in the town of Mount Sinai on Long Island Monday night. Police say the car was traveling north on Mount Sinai-Coram Road near Hamlet Drive at about 11 p.m. when it left the roadway. The cause of the...
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Natalie Lapolosa
Nassau County Police
July 06, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Police on Long Island say a landlord-tenant dispute resulted in an arrest after the landlord wrapped a bungee cord around the tenant's neck and punched her.
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Ambulance
Dreamstime
Carol D'Auria
July 06, 2019 - 2:19 pm
A Nassau County police officer was critically injured after a driver crashed into his motorcycle and then fled the scene, police say.
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Canteen at the Pines
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Andrew Weber
July 05, 2019 - 5:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old man found in the pool of a Fire Island restaurant. Carlos Medina, of Manhattan, was discovered just after 7 p.m on July 4, unresponsive, in the pool at Canteen at Fire Island Pines. He was taken to a hospital in Bay Shore...
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Suspected 7/11 shoptlifter
Nassau County PD
Andrew Weber
July 05, 2019 - 1:48 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A man was caught shoplifting at a Long Island 7-Eleven and then assaulted the employee who saw him before good Samaritians captured him, police sya. The incident occurred around midnight Friday on Old Country Road in Westbury. William Mohan, 53, hid store items in his...
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Kimberly Dole
July 04, 2019 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Suffolk County police are searching for the killer of a livery driver that was shot in the driver's seat of a commercial town car Wednesday. The victim was found on Lake Drive in Wyandanch around 6:45 p.m. after people reported hearing a crash. Police report that the victim...
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Suspect in abduction
NCPD
Andrew Weber
July 03, 2019 - 7:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 13-year-old girl managed to fight off an attempted abductor on her way home from middle school, police say. The victim was walking home from Lawrence Road Middle School in Hempstead when she spotted a man she didn’t recognize, who followed her for half a mile. As she...
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Northport weather
Ann Miller
Al Jones
June 30, 2019 - 6:45 pm
Severe weather barreled through Long Island on Sunday afternoon, and dramatic video sent to 1010 WINS shows just how intense the rain and wind got.
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