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Acting U.S. attorney said Farrukh Baig “exploited his alien employees, stealing their wages and requiring them to live in unregulated boarding houses.”
Mario Fernando Mayorga, 19, who grew up in Springs and graduated from East Hampton High School in 2013, died Friday after he was struck by a truck on a busy highway in North Carolina, where he attended High Point University.
Two men charged in East Hampton burglary had several houses on their list, police say.
East Hampton Village Fire Marshal Ken Collum determined the fire that badly damaged the J. Crew building in East Hampton started in a refrigeration unit outside Rowdy Hall.

"We are so thankful no one was hurt and grateful for the help of the East Hampton Fire Department for their quick response," a spokeswoman for J. Crew said.
Anthony D. Sosinksi, the captain of a Montauk lobster boat, was charged Saturday morning with boating while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, as well as reckless operation of a vessel.
The defense in the rape trial of Jason Lee rested its case Wednesday afternoon after calling only three witnesses, and closing arguments are scheduled for Tuesday.
According to police, the arrest of Nicholas C. Gray, 27, of Springs ended a crime spree that began on March 25 with the theft of a Jeep parked behind T & B Auto repair in Amagansett, and finished on April 6 with a burglary of a house in Amagansett.
Swan injuries and stolen license plates are among the items on the police logs this week.