Stuart Vorpahl, right, received a check from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation 17 years after officers boarded hi boat without a search warrant and took his catch, according to his attorney Daniel G. Rodgers, who delivered the check to him on Tuesday. Handout

A fishing boat was disabled last Thursday shortly before midnight off Montauk Point by another vessel that immediately fled without checking on the two men who had jumped into the water to avoid injury. T.E. McMorrow

Nicholas Louvel was killed in a one-car accident that took place on Route 114 near the Hansom Hills development early Thursday morning. While there was much debris in the rollover crash, there were no signs of the accident later Thursday morning. Morgan McGivern