The inferno brought out more than 100 firefighters from four communities. At least two churches were preparing to hold Sunday services and also had to be evacuated.
Daverin’s body was found at about 10 p.m. Thursday on a footbridge between Sunrise Highway and Merrick Road, Nassau County police said.
Nassau County Officer Ernie Thompson refused comment to the media, but at the hearing his hands shook and his eyes filled with tears as he recalled the night his patrol car fatally struck 64-year-old Sherry Lang.
Howie Lang is demanding justice after an investigation revealed that a police officer was speeding when he struck and killed his wife Sherry.
Veteran ATF agent John Capano was killed Saturday after confronting a suspect holding up a pharmacy. It is unclear if Capano was fatally struck in friendly fire by an off-duty NYPD officer and a retired Nassau County police lieutenant who also responded.
Authorities said a man entered the pharmacy and announced a robbery, then exited with cash and drugs.
Police say a heartless crime has been committed in Nassau County.
Those most directly impacted include residents who live south of Sunrise Highway between the Queens line and Rockville Center, south of Merrick Road from Rockville center to the Suffolk County border and low-lying areas on the north shore.
Some town fathers are said to be concerned over, of all things, the new sign and logo being displayed at Stop & Shops nationwide and coming soon to a location in Amityville.
It was a scary afternoon at a Long Island Taco Bell, as Hazmat crews had to be called in after a customer, and a police officer, complained of falling ill.
State police say they will begin searching the southern Wantagh State Parkway from Merrick Road to Ocean Parkway beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday.
Staten Island resident Nicholas Genovese says he is happy to be alive after nearly being electrocuted over the weekend.
Police on Long Island are looking for two men who held up a fast food restaurant after forcing all the employees at gunpoint into a back room.