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Police: Driver Crashes Car Into North Bellmore Home, Flees

NORTH BELLMORE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man crashed his Camaro into a Long Island house early Thursday morning and then ran away, police said.

The same driver is accused of another hit-and-run earlier in the evening in which he struck a car, cops said. 180 more words


Suspected Islanders glove thief sought by police

NEW YORK (PIX11) – Police are hunting for an Islanders fan they say swiped a glove from the teach bench after a recent playoff victory. 114 more words


Motorcyclist Killed, Good Samaritan Hurt In Freeport

FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A motorcyclist died after she collided with a center divider and then was struck by a motorist in Freeport on Sunday night, police said. 111 more words


Police: Long Island Cab Driver, 92, Dies After Crashing Into Home

OAKDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A 92-year-old cab driver died Thursday, after police said he crashed into a home on Long Island.

As TV 10/55 Long Island Bureau Chief Richard Rose reported, Nassau County police said Joseph Saccente may have suffered a “medical emergency” while driving northbound on Shore Drive in Oakdale around 7:10 a.m. 429 more words


Tracking Device Helps Nassau Police Nab Cellphone Store Robbery Suspect

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A thief who robbed a cellphone store on Long Island was arrested thanks to the tracking device on one of the phones he stole, police said. 128 more words


Authorities Investigating Twitter Troll For Threats Against Islanders' Leddy

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York Islanders say that authorities are investigating a series of hostile tweets directed at defenseman Nick Leddy.

The Nassau County Police Department and FBI were notified on Tuesday after a Twitter user “made violent threats” and posted a photo of Leddy’s driver’s license, Newsday reported. 120 more words


Police: Hicksville Gas Station Heist Matches Pattern Of Other Armed Robberies

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — An armed robber made off with an unspecified amount of cash from a Hicksville gas station Sunday night, Nassau County police said. 328 more words