Tag: Central Islip
A 28-year-old man was stabbed to death while attending a wedding party in his hometown of Copiague on Saturday night and a suspect was arrested the following day, Suffolk County police said.
Local, New York State and federal officials announced plans last week to crack down on MS-13, the violent transnational street gang that authorities suspect committed a recent quadruple murder in Central Islip.
A camp counselor accused of inappropriately touching children and child pornography possession worked at the same Melville day camp where another man was recently indicted for similar allegations, Suffolk County police said.
A woman was arrested for allegedly hitting and killing a 44-year-old man who was crossing a road in the victim’s hometown of Central Islip over the weekend, Suffolk County police said.
U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Sessions cited last week’s quadruple murder on Long Island while touting a renewed federal crackdown on the violent street gang investigators suspect was responsible: MS-13.
The last time that many people were murdered simultaneously on Long Island was Father's Day in June 2011.
Suffolk County police identified the four recent Central Islip murder victims who investigators believe were killed by the street gang MS-13 and urged tipsters to come forward with information to help investigators.