Police

Intruder bypassed cash, looking for something else.
Sean Ludwick, the New York real estate developer accused of vehicular homicide in the death of a Noyac man last summer, reportedly tried to buy a large boat to flee the country.
East Hampton Town police issued an alert on their Facebook page this week following an attempt to defraud a local resident. “It’s an old scam with a new twist,” Capt. Chris Anderson said on Tuesday.
An Amagansett man who told police he had been mugged ended up on Jan. 4 with a charge of falsely reporting a crime.
There was just one alcohol-related arrest in all of East Hampton Town last week, that of Peter F. Grupe, 22, formerly of Oakdale but now of Northwest Woods.
East Hampton Town Police Chief Michael Sarlo announced on Tuesday during a town board meeting at the Montauk Firehouse that Sgt. Joe Kearney will take on the job.
East Hampton Village
A part-time butler for Ronald Perelman was arrested on Thursday after allegedly racking up over $9,000 on American Express cards issued to other employees of the Creeks, the billionaire's East Hampton estate.
Southampton Town police said the driver a sport utility vehicle was killed, likely because of the icy road conditions Friday morning.