The suspect accused of killing one and wounding two others in a shooting at the Stop & Shop in West Hempstead on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder charges in Nassau County court.
One person has died and two are injured after a shooting at a Stop & Shop in West Hempstead, according to the Nassau County Police Department.
The New York Police Department, fellow officers, local elected officials and community members mourned the loss of NYPD Sgt. Paul J. Tuozzolo Saturday, who was gunned down in the line of duty Friday afternoon by an ex-con from Brentwood. Tuozzolo, 41, a father of two and 19-year police veteran from Huntington, was fatally shot in the head Friday by 35-year-old Manuel Rosales while responding to reports of an armed home invasion at the residence of Rosales’ estranged wife in the Bronx, according to police.
Orlando Ortiz faces up to 40 years in prison.
The diverse group of protesters stormed city streets, forcing the shut down of Broadway, the West Side Highway, Brooklyn Bridge and Holland Tunnel.
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