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Deandre M. Owens was charged with two felonies, a misdemeanor, and multiple traffic violations after a traffic stop in Sag Harbor Monday night. Sag Harbor Village Police Department



East Hampton Town police were called to 117 Waterhole Road in Springs on Sunday at about 11:10 p.m. when a man was found unresponsive in the pool. Carissa Katz



Andrew D. Hellman, 36, was led into East Hampton Justice Court on Sunday morning to face charges that included injuring a police officer. Durell Godfrey
Andrew D. Hellman was handcuffed after he flipped his S.U.V. over on Montauk Highway Saturday morning. David E. Rattray
Montauk Highway was closed for about four hours on Saturday as police investigated the accident and the drugs they found in the vehicle.Jane Bimson

Montauk Highway was still closed at about 6 a.m., and a man was seen sitting in handcuffs on the ground while police searched the vehicle. David E. Rattray
Jane Bimson
Jane Bimson


Geraldo Vargas-Munoz is facing 25 years to life in prison, according to the assistant district attorney who arraigned him on an indictment that included "a litany of felony offenses," among them operating as a major trafficker. T.E. McMorrow/pool photographer
Elvin Silva-Ruiz appeared in court for the first time since his arrest on Aug. 14, as he was hospitalized soon after. His attorney said he has leukemia and undergoes chemotherapy and weekly kidney dialysis.T.E. McMorrow/pool photographer
William Crespo Duran, who appeared in court with his attorney, Robert Coyle of Sag Harbor, left, was allegedly found with 200 grams of cocaine in a compartment in the floor under his bed, the assistant D.A. said in court on Thursday.T.E. McMorrow/pool photographer