An ongoing dispute between an East Hampton couple, both of whom have been arrested before in connection with their domestic troubles, led on Sunday night to the arrest of Guy K. Tibbetts, 31, his second in two weeks.
East Hampton Village police said Mr. Tibbetts had let himself into the residence of his estranged wife, Justina Tibbetts, without her permission, and charged him with two misdemeanors, trespassing and violating an order of protection.
This is rutting season, when deer are doing what comes naturally, and it has proven hazardous to man and beast alike. Between the town and the village, East Hampton police recorded five deer-car incidents this past week.
On Christmas Eve in the village, Kristine King’s 2011 Lexus sustained some front-end damage after striking a deer on Pantigo Road near Amy’s Lane. It happened soon after sunset.
Southampton Town police have asked the public to assist them in an investigation of a "hide-a-key" thief possibly responsible for a series of burglaries.
According to a release from Detective Sgt. Lisa A. Costa, a man drove up to a Water Mill house on Friday and lifted the doormat at the front door, searching for a key. The statement does not indicate whether the man entered the house.
A Long Island Rail Road train headed for Montauk is being held up in Amityville after it struck and killed a man on the tracks on Saturday afternoon.
As police investigated, between 110 and 150 passengers were stuck on the eastbound train, which left Jamaica at 12:10 p.m. The accident occurred at about 12:45 p.m. The train was due in Montauk at 3 p.m.
Trains were delayed in both directions. Though service was expected to be restored soon, trains will be bypassing the Amityville station during the investigation.