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Cops: Long Island Man Shot Ambulance During Argument With Brother

FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Long Island man fired several gunshots, striking a passing ambulance, during an argument with his brother, police said.

Eric Torres, 29, was in an argument with his brother Saturday morning in Freeport when he began shooting a handgun out of a window of his apartment on West Merrick Road, Nassau County police said. 119 more words


Long Island Bar Employees Charged With Serving Underage Customers

ISLAND PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Bartenders at a popular Long Island nightclub have been caught serving alcohol to underage patrons, police said.

Nassau County police sent underage, undercover operatives into Warehouse 5 in Island Park before raiding the bar early Wednesday, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported. 127 more words


Nassau County Police Hunt For Knife-Wielding Serial Robber

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A masked, knife-wielding man is responsible for at least nine commercial robberies over recent months in Nassau County, police say. 229 more words


Police Searching For 'Dangerous' Carjacker On Long Island

FLORAL PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police on Long Island are seeking help from the public in tracking down a carjacker they say is “armed and dangerous.” 335 more words


Brooklyn Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Shooting Nassau County Cop

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for shooting a Nassau County police officer during a burglary attempt nearly two years ago. 481 more words


Nassau County Police Warn About Distraction Burglaries

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Nassau County police are warning residents to be on the lookout for transient burglars posing as contractors or utility workers.

The Police Department issued an advisory Monday saying the warmer weather brings out the criminals and that there is an organized group of burglars active in Nassau County, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported. 212 more words


Shoppers Concerned After Worker Mugged At Gunpoint Outside Roosevelt Field Mall

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Shoppers on Long Island are on edge after a restaurant worker at the Roosevelt Field mall was mugged at gunpoint in the parking lot. 252 more words