Police

Pacific East, the dilapidated restaurant property that the Amagansett Fire District commissioners hope will win the public's approval to buy for $2.8 million, changed hands at auction in May for $500,000.

Amagansett A baby-blue 10-speed bicycle, value $200, belonging to Alexander Lehven was wheeled away from Banzai Burger sometime over the weekend. East Hampton Town Tire valves on a work truck belonging to Bruce McMaster were destroyed at his...

Amagansett Someone took Richard Sullivan’s license plate from his car and swapped it with Edward Kleban’s during the night of Aug. 28, when the cars were parked on Bluff Road; the incident was reported last Thursday. Both men live...

Amagansett An unwanted caller phoned Paul Del Favero’s mother and showed up at her house several times between Aug. 21 and Sept. 6. Mr. Del Favero, of Abram’s Landing Road, and his mother both told him to stop, and police strongly...

Amagansett A man pretending to be the grandson of Teresa and William Praetorius of Captain’s Walk phoned them and said he had had a motorcycle accident in Madrid and needed $4,700 in U.S. currency. The couple complied and sent the money...

East Hampton A graphite fishing pole with a Shimano Stradic 4000 Reel, valued at $300, was snatched from the back of Thomas McMahon’s parked pickup at his Boatheader’s Lane house on Aug. 23. Ian Kelleher of Knoll Lane saw a man...

Amagansett A section of fence and eight 55-gallon garbage pails with lids, total value $588, were damaged at Indian Wells Beach on the night of Aug. 16. Richard Webb, an East Hampton Town Parks Department employee who reported the damage, said a...

Amagansett A Body Tech business sign on Main Street, valued at $500, was destroyed on the night of Aug. 14. An employee, Aldi Binoli, reported the damage. East Hampton Two lime-green bikes and a blue one, together valued at $600, were taken...

East Hampton Shanette Cohen of Atlantic Street said someone shot her house seven times on Friday with a paintball gun. Two padlocked bikes valued at $300 were taken from Giacomo Gambino’s backyard on Cedar Drive between Aug. 1 and last...