The top 5 stories in the Long Island Press this week include the police shooting of a Massapequa teen, suspected Gilgo Beach killer Rex Heuermann’s court appearance, and more.
A Nassau County police officer shot and killed a 19-year-old man who authorities alleged pointed a handgun at police outside of the teenager’s Massapequa home on Friday night, police said.
Suspected Gilgo Beach serial killer Rex Heuermann was back in court Tuesday.
Long Island’s leading groundhogs Holsville Hal and Malverne Mel agreed with each other for the first time in three years in making their seasonal forecast on Friday for Groundhog Day.
The same cell phone data that authorities used to arrest Gilgo Beach serial killer suspect Rex Heuermann have also proven a complication in the continuing investigation — which includes hundreds more electronic devices.
The Village of Mineola is one of 20 municipalities in New York set to receive pro-housing certification.