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Snowy Footprints Lead Police To Suspected Burglar On Long Island

MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Footprints in the snow helped Nassau County police catch a man they say was breaking into cars.

Investigators say they found Gregory Jackson, 18, of Brooklyn, hiding behind a bush in Merrick. 242 more words


Long Island Boater Saved After Spending Night Stranded On Marsh

LONG BEACH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island boater is recovering after spending a long night stranded on a marsh.

As CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reported, the 60-year-old man spent 17 hours on a small boat in Reynolds Channel off Long Beach before help arrived. 245 more words


Man sexually assaults toddler, stabs mother and another woman before falling asleep in LI: police

HEMPSTEAD, Long Island — A man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 2-year-old, stabbing a woman and later stabbing the child’s mother, before being found asleep at a Hempstead home, police said Thursday. 331 more words

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Video catches nanny burning Long Island boy, 2, with curling iron

BALDWIN, NY — A Long Island mother warning other parents after a nanny she hired was caught on video burning a 2-year-old boy with a curling iron. 248 more words