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"Special Statement" ...Major outbreak of cold air this weekend... Bitterly cold temperatures will move into the area this weekend. * Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall close to zero in and around New York City...and zero to 5 below across Long Island...interior northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley...and southern Connecticut. Wind chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels as cold as 20 to 25 below zero. * High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens. * Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In addition...frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your house without heat or running water...and car batteries run the risk of dying. * Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves...a hat and several layers of clothing. Wind chill values late Saturday night into Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes if proper precautions are not taken. * Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent pipes from freezing. * Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices. * Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a winter safety kit that includes a blanket...warm clothes and gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded. * Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to cold. 1127 am EST Thu Feb 11 2016 ...Major outbreak of cold air this weekend... Bitterly cold temperatures will move into the area this weekend. * Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall close to zero in and around New York City...and zero to 5 below across Long Island...interior northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley...and southern Connecticut. Wind chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels as cold as 20 to 25 below zero. * High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens. * Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In addition...frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your house without heat or running water...and car batteries run the risk of dying. * Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves...a hat and several layers of clothing. Wind chill values late Saturday night into Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes if proper precautions are not taken. * Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent pipes from freezing. * Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices. * Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a winter safety kit that includes a blanket...warm clothes and gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded. * Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to cold. -- Friday Feb.12 16,12:36 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

NCPD: Crime Stoppers Seeking Subject in Forcible Touching Case

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The NCPD is asking for help in identifying a man who inappropriately touched a woman in Bethpage.

Bethpace, NY - Nov. 13, 2013 - Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking the public’s help with identifying, and locating the unknown subject pictured in the above composite sketch.  The subject is wanted in connection with a Forcible Touching case that occurred in Bethpage, New York
 
On Monday November 4th, 2013 at approximately 9:20 PM in the vicinity of Stewart Ave and Williams St Bethpage the unknown subject pictured above approached a 45 year old female victim walking to her car from the 7-11 store.  The subject asked the victim for a light, then asked for a ride, exposed himself, and then grabbed the victim’s breasts before fleeing down Williams Street.
 
SUBJECT DESCRIPTION- male white, 23-28 years of age, 5’6”-5’8” tall, slim build, light complexion, brown eyes, dark hair, brown decaying teeth, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt. 
 
Crime Stoppers is asking anyone who has any information about the identity, or location of this subject to contact us at our toll free hotline: 1-800-244-TIPS (8477). 

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