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The scooter was stolen from the front lawn of this home in Central Islip, N.Y. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suffolk County Police Seek Person Who Stole Scooter From Front Lawn Of Disabled Veteran

The 59-year-old veteran uses the $1,800 Blue Champion 3 scooter to get to and from the bus he takes to volunteer at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center, police said.


Desert Storm veteran Sean Vassallo (right), was paralyzed in a car accident in 2008 and needs constant care. Now his wife is fighting to keep their home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Housing Authority Suspends Eviction Of Disabled NJ Vet

The wife of a paralyzed veteran said an effort to evict them from their home is unfair, but housing officials say the wife is responsible for the trouble.