Tag: Roosevelt

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.

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.

Man Shot Dead in Roosevelt

A man was shot dead in Roosevelt on Friday night, Nassau County police said.

Uniondale Suspects Charged in Fatal Shooting

Two suspects have been arrested for their alleged role in the shooting death of a 32-year-old man in the victim’s hometown of Uniondale last week, Nassau County police said.

Roosevelt Man Charged With Manslaughter in Fatal DWI Crash

A Nassau County grand jury indicted a Roosevelt man on for driving while high and drunk and causing the crash that killed his girlfriend on her 25th birthday in Hempstead last year, prosecutors said.

Roosevelt Shooting Leaves 1 Dead

A 37-year-old man was shot and killed in Roosevelt on Wednesday afternoon, Nassau County police said.

Roosevelt Armed Home Invasion Victims Tied Up

Six masked suspects tied up two men at gunpoint during a home invasion in Roosevelt on Wednesday night, Nassau County police said.

9 Celebrities With An Unmistakable Long Island Accent

They tawk just like us! People know we’re from Long Island as soon as we open our (big) mouths. Without the edginess of Brooklynese, the Long Island accent is as distinctive as it is irritating. I say it’s time we own it. No, we don’t all sound like Amy Fisher. But some of us do. And some of us sound much, much worse. Whatevah.

Roosevelt Crips Gang Leader Convicted of Racketeering

A jury found Raphael “Gusto” Osborne guilty of conspiracy, robbery, attempted murder, witness retaliation, assault with a dangerous weapon, drug conspiracy and brandishing and discharging firearms.

Roosevelt Man Killed in Shooting

Allen Simpkins Jr., 46, was found dead of a gunshot wound.