East Hampton Town police have asked for the public’s assistance in locating the vehicle that struck a bicyclist on Three Mile Harbor-Hog Creek Road in Springs Saturday night, then sped off without stopping.
Thomas Gilbert Jr., who is being held on Rikers Island, has attempted suicide on at least one occasion since being locked up, according to the prosecutor, Craig Ortner.
Two brothers, both seasonal restaurant workers in Montauk, were charged with assault last week. One of the two, Kristian Valle-Ortiz, 23, also faces a charge of felony possession of cocaine after East Hampton Town police said they found a plastic bag containing seven packets of the drug in his room.
According to East Hampton Town police, a Springs man, Richard M. Kostura, 65, was texting behind the wheel when he rear-ended another vehicle near midnight Saturday, leading to a three-car crash.
Amagansett Richard Webb of the East Hampton Town Parks Department reported on June 3 that the urinal and sink in the men’s room and the sink in the women’s room in the comfort station at Albert’s Landing Beach had been vandalized....
Firefighters put out a fire in a large mulch pile at the landfill at the East Hampton Town Recycling Center Thursday morning.
A vehicle overturned on Three Mile Harbor Road, near Round Swamp Farm, in East Hampton on Tuesday morning.
Brad Bender, who resigned amid a felony drug charge in November, said he has suffered from addiction most of his life, and sold oxycodone pills to further feed his drug habit.
Sean P. Ludwick, the driver charged with killing his passenger, Paul Hansen, in a drunken driving crash in Noyac last August, then fleeing the scene and leaving Mr. Hansen's body on the side of the road, will be put on trial within the next few months.