Tag: Hempstead

Hewlett Man Charged With Murder

A suspect was arrested for shooting a 24-year-old Freeport man who died of his injuries last year, four ½ years after he was left paralyzed by the gunman, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Man Gets 55 Years for Raping 3 Women

A Hempstead man was sentenced Monday to 55 years to life in prison for raping three women who worked as sex workers and trying to rape a fourth victim in 2013.

51 Songs That Mention Long Island

This big fish-shaped sandbar we call home inspired a surprising amount of music artists over the years, judging by the number of songs that reference Long Island!

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

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.

Roosevelt Gunman Gets 27 to Life for Fatal Attempted Carjacking

A Roosevelt man was sentenced Friday to 27 years to life in prison for shooting a man to death during an attempted carjacking in Hempstead nearly two years ago.

Roosevelt Teen Charged With 2 Murders

A teenager was arrested for two murders and a robbery in Roosevelt after he recently led Nassau County police officers on a chase when he fled on a dirt bike, authorities said.

Second Suspect Charged With Hempstead Murder

A second suspect was arrested for his role in stabbing and killing a 39-year-old Freeport man in Hempstead last year, Nassau County police said.

Roosevelt Crips Leader Gets 3 Consecutive Life Sentences

The Roosevelt chapter leader of the Crips street gang was sentenced Friday to three consecutive life sentences plus 145 years in federal prison for violent crimes he was convicted of last year.

Hempstead Man Charged With Fatal Hit-and-run

A driver was arrested for fatally hitting a pedestrian and fleeing the scene in the suspect’s hometown of Hempstead on Tuesday, Nassau County police said.

13 Hempstead Gang Members Arrested

Thirteen members of the Salvadorians with Pride street gang were charged in a 49-count indictment for their alleged involvement in a string of stabbings and shootings in Hempstead this year, prosecutors said.