A homeless suspect was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill a man and shoot parishioners in a Baldwin church on Easter Sunday, Nassau County police said.
Attendees chanted “Equal pay for equal work!” and “My body, my choice!” while waving signs proclaiming “We are the 51 percent” and endorsing Planned Parenthood, as cars zoomed passed on Old Country Road and honked in support.
Nassau County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs tapped Nassau Legis. Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) as his party’s preferred candidate for county executive in the November elections, but she is still facing a three-way primary.
There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.
A Baldwin woman is among six suspects arrested in three states for their alleged roles in the shooting death of a 38-year-old police officer in North Carolina over the weekend, authorities said.
The incidents occurred in Baldwin, Mastic and New Cassel.