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The family of Lilia Aucapina gathered with about 100 supporters outside Southampton Town Hall Tuesday. T.E. McMorrow

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Kori Fleischman, arrested on two felony cocaine possession charges last week, returned to East Hampton Town Justice Court on Monday shortly before being released from police custody. Morgan McGivern


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Hunters find her body near her house
Lilia Aucapina was found dead in the woods a quarter-mile from her house in Sagaponack on Saturday.

Sean P. Ludwick, right, who faces potential manslaughter charges, left Southampton Town Justice Court Tuesday with his lawyer, Benjamin Brafman. T.E. McMorrow
Bob Hansen, third from the left, spoke for the Hansen family outside Southampton Town Justice Court Tuesday, after a court appearance by the man police say drove off, leaving his brother, the late Paul Hansen, on the side of the road. T.E. McMorrow

East Hampton Town Police Chief Michael Sarlo, left, and David Betts, East Hampton Town’s director of public safety, talked about law and code enforcement at a Group for Good Government forum on Saturday at the East Hampton Library. Morgan McGivern Photos