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The one-car accident was reported at about 5:45 p.m., after the driver tried to pass another vehicle, lost control of his car and hit a tree.
Jefferson Davis Eames, 48, of Springs was arrested by East Hampton Town police on a felony charge of grand larceny while appearing at East Hampton Town Justice Court on separate matters Thursday.
Since New Year’s Day, when the East Hampton Town Police Department changed the schedule and squad makeup of its uniformed officers, arrests have skyrocketed by 45.5 percent, according to the weekly logs.
The Southampton Town Police Department will have to wait another month before its new police chief officially takes office.
A Montauk man who had an infant and a 2-year-old in his car was arrested early Sunday morning on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated.
An electrical problem with a light fixture in an industrial building in East Hampton sparked a quick-moving fire Tuesday morning, fire officials said.
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Four people were treated for minor injuries at Southampton Hospital Tuesday morning after a head-on collision on Montauk Highway in Water Mill.
A fire broke out in a commercial building at 10 Washington Avenue, off Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton, on Tuesday morning.
The trial of a former manager of the Poxabogue Golf Center in Sagaponack on a felony charge of unlawful surveillance got underway Thursday in the Arthur Cromarty Criminal Court Complex in Riverside.
Criminal charges against a Manhattan man who owns a house in Amagansett were dropped on March 2 in East Hampton Town Justice Court, based on a lack of sufficient evidence to justify the arrest.
A Springs man with a long history of unlicensed driving is again facing the charge, this time as a felony.
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