Police

Taylor K. Vecsey
January 24, 2019 03:04 PM
A Sag Harbor man was said by East Hampton Town police to be driving drunk and going 80 miles per hour in Wainscott last Thursday evening. Fernando S. Gonzalez, 36, was driving a 2017 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck in a 30 m.p.h. zone on Daniel’s Hole...
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 24, 2019 03:03 PM
A 72-year-old man was arrested Saturday in his neighbor’s house on a criminal trespassing charge.  The homeowner, whom police did not name, arrived at her Richardson Avenue house in Springs last Thursday afternoon to find Peter E....
Star Staff
January 24, 2019 02:51 PM
A male suspect swiped two 12-ounce bottles of Corona Light from Brent’s General Store on Montauk Highway on Sunday evening.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 17, 2019 02:00 PM
A 60-year-old Sag Harbor man was arrested on a drunken-driving charge after backing a Jeep onto a Main Street sidewalk in that village in front of a police officer.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 17, 2019 02:00 PM
A fire at the seven-story Tower, a residential building in the heart of Montauk’s downtown, on Thursday night caused little damage. The Montauk Fire Department was called following a report of smoke in the basement of the building.
Star Staff
January 17, 2019 01:53 PM
A rented U-Haul truck was not returned to Consumer Tires on Railroad Avenue. Police issued a “be-on-the-lookout” alert to local law enforcement. Detectives are investigating.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 10, 2019 11:03 PM
"The shed that houses that cables for the antennas on the Tower ignited," according to Mickey Valcich, the Montauk Fire Department's first assistant chief.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 10, 2019 01:33 PM
A 59-year-old man who police said was driving drunk spun his car around and hit a tree on old Stone Highway in Amagansett last Thursday evening.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 10, 2019 01:33 PM
East Hampton fire officials went to the CVS store on Pantigo Road twice last week due to a faulty heating system.
Star Staff
January 10, 2019 01:29 PM
A decapitated deer was found on land off Georgica Close Road on New Year’s Eve. The property manager called police at about 10 a.m. He was told that if the deer was moved to the road, the village’s Department of Public Works would remove it.
Star Staff
January 10, 2019 01:20 PM
Michael Forst was named the East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue 2018 member of the year at the group’s annual year-end dinner party at the Harvest in Montauk on Sunday.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 3, 2019 01:44 PM
Five days after a dirt bike accident left his passenger injured, a 17-year-old who had been driving on a town road without a license was arrested on two misdemeanors, including leaving the scene of the Dec. 13 accident.
Taylor K. Vecsey
January 3, 2019 01:43 PM
A Springs man was arrested on a drunken-driving charge on Dec. 22 at about 9:15 p.m.
Star Staff
January 3, 2019 01:37 PM
Deep tire tracks were found on the baseball field at Maidstone Park on Saturday. It appeared someone had driven around the field in a circle.