Police



First black chief here had a role model close to home
Jamalia Hayes, the East Hampton Fire Department’s second assistant chief, at left, followed in the footsteps of his father, Dudley Hayes, by joining the department in 2005. Michael Heller


Over Memorial Day weekend, the Montauk 7-Eleven was the scene of an early-morning brawl that resulted in eight arrests. T.E. McMorrow



Cops say Coast Guardsman entered through open door
According to police, Petty Officer Third Class Matthew Patrick McGee entered an unlocked house in that hamlet around midnight Saturday and began striking and biting a woman who was asleep in bed there. T.E. McMorrow

Fernando Mateo-Brito is facing a felony charge of attempted assault after a brawl in the Montauk 7-Eleven early Sunday morning. T.E. McMorrow