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  •     Gene Gilligan of Amagansett was driving his 1991 Mercedes north on Napeague Meadow Road when a deer ran in front of his car on Friday night, police said. He swerved to avoid the animal and lost control of the car, striking about four concrete posts at the side of the road, before the car flipped over. Mr. Gilligan suffered abrasions to his head and was taken to Southampton Hospital. A police report described the car as demolished.

  •     Police responding to a report of an accident early Saturday on Queens Lane near Accabonac Road in East Hampton found the wreckage of a 1998 Honda that had gone off the road and smashed into a utility pole with enough force to split the pole in half.

  •     After graduating from Roslyn High School, Gregg Saunders skipped college and went to work driving a delivery truck for his grandparents’ milk company, but he was drawn to the real estate business as a young man and began working for various firms in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
        “He wanted to be on his own,” his wife, Alsou Saunders, said Friday. “He wanted to be independent. . . . He
    didn’t want to be a broker, he wanted to own things,” she said.

  • Lee Hnetinka, a 25-year-old Long Island man facing 60 charges in Southampton Town for allegedly renting houses in violation of the town code was arraigned on Friday.
  • The family and police continue to believe that Mr. Richardson is alive, and the search continues.
  •     A dispute over a $13,000 Italian racing bicycle between the Sag Harbor Cycle Company and a former employee led to the arrest last Thursday morning of that employee, Myles W. Romanow, 36, of Water Mill.
        Mr. Romanow had helped set up the shop, Sag Harbor police said, and was using the Campagnolo Gruppo Record 11 racing bicycle to get back and forth to work. After leaving the company in July, however, he kept the bike.

  •     After a busy summer season featuring a Suffolk County crackdown on drunken driving, resulting in over 20 Labor Day weekend arrests for driving while intoxicated, D.W.I. traffic in East Hampton Town Court was relatively light.

  •     Daniel S. Hewes of Springs and Manhattan, 22, was arrested last Thursday morning and charged with rape.
        Specifically, Mr. Hewes faces two class D felony counts of sexual crimes against a minor: criminal sexual acts in the second degree and rape, where an adult over 18 has sexual contact with a child under 15. He was additionally charged with two misdemeanors, third-degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a minor.

  • Lee Hnetinka was lead away Friday and taken to county jail in Riverside, unable to meet $45,000 bail on new charges set by Southampton Town Justice Deborah Kooperstein.
  • It’s chaos. It’s a party. It’s Montauk after hours — last call 3:30 a.m.

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