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A member of the street gang MS-13, Yonathan Sanchez, 23, a/k/a Turbo, pleaded guilty before Judge Tammy Robbins on March 13 to two counts of murder second-degree for a pair of December 2018 murders. Sanchez is expected to be sentenced to 34 years to life in prison on April 21. more
A woman allegedly walked up to the drive-thru of the Burger King at 665 Rockaway Tpke., in North Lawrence, at 11:43 p.m. on March 12, wearing a scarf to cover her face and demanded money at gunpoint, according to Nassau police. more
The Nassau County Police Department announced the indictment of five men from Chile for allegedly committing several burglaries across the county, including a home in Hewlett Harbor, in February and March. more
Kenneth Erdheim, a Woodmere-based accountant and his accounting firm, was charged with criminal tax fraud second-degree for allegedly submitting false New York sate tax returns for 267 clients, according to the Nassau County District Attorney’s office. more
An Atlantic Beach resident who formerly taught English at The Brandeis School in Lawrence has been accused of sexually abusing a student for five years beginning when he was just 13, according to a court petition filed on Feb. 24. more
A home on Seawane Drive in the Village of Hewlett Harbor along with residences on the North Shore were the targets of what Nassau police is a burglary pattern over the last three months that saw three people arrested in January as part of a Chilean crime ring. more
Two Bronx residents were indicted for allegedly stealing mail from mailboxes in Atlantic Beach village. Yoli Gomez Osoria, 27, and Andrea Rose Gomez, 28, were arraigned before Judge Robert Bogle on Jan. 23. more
Nassau Republican legislators called Friday for state and county investigations into the office of County Comptroller Jack Schnirman, who only a week ago said at a news conference that a phishing … more
Daniel Russo, a Cedarhurst resident who works as a pharmacist in Far Rockaway, was indicted on conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute oxycodone, distribution and possession of oxycodone, distribution of oxycodone by a pharmacist without a legitimate prescription and filing false tax returns in Brooklyn federal court on Jan. 23. more
Woodmere resident and former Stony Brook University associate professor Geoffrey Girnun pleaded guilty on Jan. 14 to one count theft of government funds as part of a plea deal. He stole $225,000 in federal and state money that was earmarked for cancer research. more
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