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Long Island Group Home Worker Accused Of Hitting 71-Year-Old Woman In Face

GREAT NECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Queens man is accused of abusing an elderly woman who lives in a Long Island group home.

The abuse allegedly happened in June at the ACLD group home in Great Neck, WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported. 127 more words


CBS2 Exclusive: LI Construction Worker Shot With Pellet Gun; Alleged Gunman Reportedly Blames Noise

MERRICK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Shots from what turned out to be a pellet rifle came out of nowhere in Merrick, Long Island this week, sending workers at the site scrambling for cover and leaving one of them injured. 587 more words


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