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

Southampton Town Councilman Brad Bender admitted to selling his oxycodone prescription over a three-year period, while he was running for office and after he was elected.

Lilia Aucpania was reported missing on Oct. 10.

A.J. McGuire will leave East Hampton Town police, where he is a lieutenant, and take the helm from Sag Harbor Village Police Chief Tom Fabiano in mid-January. Taylor K. Vecsey