A bomb scare Sunday morning aboard a westbound train from Montauk caused delays on the tracks that lasted throughout the day, as well as road closures, until a police search found all was safe.
The detective declined to say whether arson had been positively identified as the cause until town police receive a complete report from the county squad, which collected evidence in the hours after the fire.
An apparently homeless woman was sent to jail last Thursday after being accused of stealing an Oklahoma oilman’s Mercedes Benz from in front of his Ocean Avenue, East Hampton, property.
The holiday weekend produced many arrests, some on unusual charges.
The July Fourth weekend was marked by a number of vehicular accidents resulting in charges of drunken driving.
Train service east of Speonk suspended after Sunday morning report of a bomb.
Kyle Rosko's Mercedes rolled over at least twice after crashing onto the Maidstone Club golf course Saturday night, according to police who have charged him with felony drunken driving.
For two hours on Thursday, Dylan Eckardt, the self-proclaimed 'Prince of Montauk,' was a wanted man. East Hampton Town Justice Steven Tekulsky issued a warrant for his arrest at 12:20 p.m. after he failed to appear in court for a conference.