Weather Alert  

AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...and Suffolk. from 11 AM this morning to 11 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an Air Quality Index value of 100 for the pollutant of Ground Level Ozone . The Air Quality Index...or AQI...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the AQI value...the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York State Department of Health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very young...and those with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5.

Ronkonkoma Woman Robbed Speedway Gas Station at Gunpoint, According to Authotities

Anne Brown, 58, is charged with Robbery 1st Degree.

Print Email

Surveillance video of Anne Brown, 58.

Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Police have arrested a Ronkonkoma woman for robbing a Holbrook business Monday night.

A woman entered Speedway gas station, located at 440 Portion Road, displayed what appeared to be a handgun and demanded cash from an employee at the counter at approximately 11 p.m. The employee complied and the woman fled the scene on foot. There were no injuries.
The suspect’s image was captured on surveillance video.
Following an investigation, Sixth Squad detectives arrested Anne Brown. Brown, 58, was charged with Robbery 1st Degree. She is scheduled for arraignment at First District Court in Central Islip.
A criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.