Weather Alert  

WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING * WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York. * WHEN...From Friday evening through Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...There continues to be greater than usual forecast uncertainty with the track of this storm, and the axis of heaviest snowfall may shift in subsequent forecast updates.

Suspect Wanted for Using Fake Currancy to Buy $2,700 in Gift Cards

LongIsland.com

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who used counterfeit bills in a Village of Amityville convenience store in December, ...

Print Email

Amityville, NY - January 6th, 2015 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who used counterfeit bills in a Village of Amityville convenience store in December, 2014.

A black male entered a 7-Eleven store located at 403 Broadway on December 8, 2014 and bought $2700 worth of gift cards and paid for them with counterfeit $100 bills.

 The suspect is described as black, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing glasses, a white baseball cap and a blue sweatshirt with USA printed on the front and the numbers 012 on the back. He fled in a red vehicle that may have been a Nissan.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.