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Police & Courts

Motorcyclist Killed in Water Mill Crash

A New York City man was identified as the operator of a Kawasaki motorcycle that hit a tree in Water Mill on Saturday afternoon.

Mar 28, 2020
First Responders Consider Safety

As COVID-19 continues to spread, first responders on the South Fork are continuing to work, albeit while taking extra precautions. 

Mar 26, 2020
Rudolph Rando, 92     

Rudolph Rando of Montauk, who was known as Rudy, died of sepsis on Sunday at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport.

Mar 25, 2020
Felony Charged in Theft

A landscaper who in late January dug up hundreds of eastern white pine tree saplings from two Northwest Woods properties, one of the lots owned by the Peconic Land Trust, was directed to do so, according to East Hampton Town police, by an East Hampton homeowner, who now faces four felony charges.     

Mar 25, 2020
Alleged Drunken Driver Tried to Leave the Scene

In Noyac, a drunken driver struck multiple vehicles on a property on Highview Drive on March 18 and then tried to leave the scene, Southampton Town police said. 

Mar 25, 2020
Michael Lohan Arrested For Being With Wife, Despite Order

Michael Lohan, the father of the actress Lindsay Lohan, was arrested on March 16 in connection with a Feb. 22 incident at the Amagansett I.G.A.

Mar 25, 2020
On the Police Logs 03.26.20

A woman stole a box of gloves from the East Hampton Urgent Care Center on March 15, according to a nurse who works there.

Mar 25, 2020
Not Guilty! Former East Hampton CVS Manager Is Cleared on All Counts

Patchita Tennant stood silent until the foreman of the jury finished reading the verdict: not guilty on attempted murder and first-degree assault charges in the shooting of her longtime boyfriend, Andrew Mitchell. 

Mar 19, 2020
He Said, She Said: Who Will the Jury Believe?

Patchita Tennant broke down in tears on the witness stand Wednesday morning as she recounted the months leading up to the night when she shot and seriously injured her longtime boyfriend.  

Mar 19, 2020
On the Police Logs

Reports included a missing driveway gate, a fallen neighbor's tree, a man drunk and disorderly, and a Springs prowler.

Mar 19, 2020
Patchita Tennant, Accused of Attempted Murder, Takes the Stand

It was an emotional day in court on Tuesday as Patchita Tennant took the stand to tell her side of what happened the night she shot her boyfriend, Andrew Mitchell. 

Mar 18, 2020
Most Courts Close, But Tennant Case Continues

Courthouses throughout Suffolk County, including East Hampton Town and Sag Harbor Village Justice Courts, are closing amid the spread of COVID-19, but the case against Patchita Tennant, a former East Hampton CVS manager accused of trying to murder her boyfriend, will press on.

Mar 16, 2020