Kevin Jessup

Jonathan Lopez hugs a family member before his sentencing in Mineola, March 21, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

LI Man Gets Jail Time For Drag Racing Crash That Left NYPD Officer Dead

Jonathan Lopez, 22, did not speak as the judge handed down the sentence. Lopez was acquitted at trial of manslaughter but found guilty of assault and reckless endangerment after prosecutors said he was drag racing on the Southern State Parkway in September 2011.

03/21/2014

Jonathan Lopez (credit: CBS 2)

East Meadow Man Pleads Not Guilty In Crash That Killed Off-Duty NYPD Cop

Jonathan Lopez is charged with vehicular manslaughter, assault and DWI. Police off-duty NYPD officer Kevin Jessup of Massapequa died in the three-car crash.

09/12/2011