Driver Admits Leaving the Scene of Fatal Crash in Station

A Holtsville man pleaded guilty Monday to leaving the scene of an accident after his vehicle struck and killed a man in Huntington Station in August. Kevin Galloway, 53, pleaded guilty to felony Leaving the Scene of an Incident Without Reporting, in the crash that Read More …

2 Commack Men Indicted in Death of Pedestrian

Two Commack men have been indicted on manslaughter and other charges in the death of a pedestrian  in November. Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond A. Tierney said Wednesday  that Jared Cooper, 19, of Commack, and Jesus Bonilla, 20, of Commack were racing west on Jericho Read More …

5 Sentenced in Thefts From Beauty Store

Five people have been sentenced for their participation in thefts from Ulta Beauty stores in Commack, East Farmingdale and Patchogue. Sentenced were: Asia Leaphart, Shamiquwa Dixon, Devonte Jennings, Tyjanea Weaver and Naikeya Terry, who all pleaded guilty, the office of Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Read More …

3 Huntington Residents Among 21 Indicted on Gun, Drug Charges

Three Huntington residents were among 21 people indicted on a variety of drug and weapons charges, Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond A. Tierney announced Monday. Together with Sheriff Errol D. Toulon, Jr., and Police Commissioner Rodney K. Harrison, Tierney said the defendants included members and Read More …

Woman Admits Embezzling Camp Funds

A Commack woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $250,000 from the summer camp where she worked, Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Tierney said Wednesday. Melanie Bergstedt, 47,  pleaded guilty to committing second-degree grand larceny by taking money from Iroquois Springs summer camp, headquartered Read More …

Fake Suffolk Police Officer Pleads Guilty

Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond A. Tierney announced the guilty plea Tuesday of David Olivari, a state corrections officer, on charges of Criminal Impersonation in the First Degree. Olivari, 38, was arrested Feb. 8 in Commack after a sting operation conducted by the Suffolk County Police Read More …

Town Security Guard Accused of Stealing Tools

A Town of Huntington security guard has been arraigned on charges of stealing tools from the town and selling them, District Attorney Ray Tierney announced Friday. Robert Chura, 29, of Selden is charged with burglary in the third degree (D Felony); grand larceny in the Read More …