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David Laffer, right, and his attorney Mary Elizabeth Abbate, appear in the courtroom for arraignment at First District Court in Central Islip N.Y. Thursday, June 23 2011. (AP Photo/Pool, Victor Alcorn)

David Laffer, Suspect In Medford Pharmacy Massacre, Pleads Not Guilty

Laffer said nothing at his arraignment. His lawyer pleaded not guilty for him. A judge ordered Laffer be held without bail.


David Laffer and Melinda Brady (credit: CBS 2)

David Laffer Arrested And Charged With Murder In Medford Pharmacy Shootings; Wife Melinda Brady Also Arrested

Suffolk County Police arrested 33-year-old David Laffer Wednesday morning and have charged him with 1st degree murder and resisting arrest. Laffer’s wife — 29-year-old Melinda Brady — was also arrested for 3rd degree robbery.


Police said surveillance cameras captured these images of the suspect in the fatal shooting of four people at a Long Island pharmacy. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk Police Getting Plenty Of Tips In Search For Medford Pharmacy Gunman

The phones haven’t stopped ringing at Suffolk Crime Stoppers. The commander of the unit, Lt. Bob Donohue said the response from the public was the biggest since the Gilgo Beach killings came to light.


(credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Medford Pharmacy Gunman ‘Armed & Dangerous’; Hunt Continues

Police Commissioner Richard Dormer also issued a word of caution to pharmacies — especially smaller stores — to be extra vigilant.