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Man Burned In Propane Tank Fire

Suffolk Police say a man suffered burns to almost half his body after a propane tank, that he was filling, ignited.  Cops say 49 year old Paul Vanancke, who was working for Ideal Bottle Gas Company was filling a 100 pound propane tank at 30 Paprocki Ave in West Islip, when it went on fire…

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Woman Found In Neighbors Pool

Suffolk Police are investigating the death of a Ft. Salonga woman who was found in her neighbors pool.  Police say 76 year old Carol-Jean Werkstell of Truxton Lane, was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.  Homicide detectives are investigating.

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Police Offer Reward To Find Woman Who Stole From Target

Suffolk County Police are looking for a woman they say, stole $150 worth of merchandise from a Target store on Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack.  Authorities say the incident happened on February 16th around 5:30pm.  Police are offering a reward up to $5,000 that leads to an arrest.  Anyone with information about these incidents can contact…

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News Headlines: Thursday, June 25th 2020

New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are now asking visitors from states with high coronavirus infection rates to quarantine for 14 days…. and those who are caught violating the quarantine… will face costly fines… 5  regions of Upstate NY, enter phase 4 this Friday…but malls, gyms and movie theaters will remain closed … Governor Cuomo…

Pedestrian Killed In Selden Car Crash

Suffolk Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed in a car crash on Wednesday night, June 24th in Selden.  Authorities say a 41 year old man was walking in the eastbound lanes of Middle Country Rd near Highview Drive at 11:30PM when he was struck by a Jeep.  The driver of the Jeep, a…

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Woman Delivers Baby On Side Of Road In Centereach

Suffolk Police say they responded to a 911 call of a woman in labor on Hammond Road near Nicolls Road in Centereach, at approximately 9:15 p.m on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020.  Upon arrival the mother, Ashley Silvering was in the back seat, and about to deliver a baby. The police officer assisted the woman and…

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Disney delays Southern California theme park re-openings

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disney is postponing the mid-July reopening of its Southern California theme parks until it receives guidelines from the state. The company announced Wednesday an indefinite postponement for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in Anaheim. Disney hoped to reopen them on July 17 after a four-month closure due to the coronavirus. But…

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Police Arrest Man For Breaking Into Minor’s Bedroom

Nassau Police say they arrested a 30 year old North Lawrence man on charges including burglary and forcible touching after he allegedly crawled through a minor’s bedroom window and forcibly touched a minor.  Authorities say Wednesday June 24th at 4:30am Norbin Mayorga of 238 Lawrence Avenue, entered a Lawrence Avenue residence through an unlocked rear…

Malls, Movies, Gyms … Not Cleared To Open

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Malls, movie theaters and gyms will not be cleared to reopen when areas of New York state progress to phase four as early as Friday. The businesses had been hoping Gov. Andrew Cuomo would allow them to open their doors after a three-month shutdown bought on by the pandemic. But the…

Nassau Police Seek Help In Locating Missing Teenager

Nassau County Police Missing Persons Squad report the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 11:00 p.m. in Hempstead and was reported to the police on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 2:42 a.m.  According to Detectives, Reyanna Brown-Reyes, 13, was last seen at her Windsor Parkway residence. She is described…

NYPD Issue Amber Alert For Abducted Teenager

The NYPD issued an Amber Alert on Wednesday June 24th, 2020 for a missing teenager from Queens.  Authorities say the child was abducted near 46th Avenue in Queens around 4:36am on 6/24/2020.  The child, Ahsan Ali is an unknown race male, approximately 15 years old with brown hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5…