Pablo Perez

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Queens Man Claiming He Was Adrift At Sea Faces Weapons Charge

Pablo Perez, a 47-year-old resident of Flushing, Queens, was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and ordered held on $10,000 cash bail at hospital bedside arraignment on Wednesday.


Flooding in Jones Beach State Park in the wake of Hurricane Earl contributed to sparse crowds at Jones Beach during the typically busy Labor Day holiday weekend.

Pablo Perez Claims He Was Drifting At Sea For Days Before Washing Up On Jones Beach

New York State Park police are looking into claims by a fisherman who says he was drifting at sea for three days before washing up on Jones Beach.