Doctor Who Gave Prescriptions To L.I. Pharmacy Suspect Loses LicenseProsecutors have said at least 10 of Dr. Stan Li's patients died of overdoses and another killed four people in a pharmacy robbery.
Pharmacists On Long Island Increasingly Trying To Pack HeatPharmacists across Long Island are racing to protect themselves. This action has been deemed necessary amid desperate and deadly robberies tied to painkiller abuse.
Suffolk Police, County Exec Bellone Announce 'Pharmacy Safety Initiative'The Pharmacy Safety Initiative is a three-pronged attack to keep pharmacy workers safe in the wake of several deadly robberies.
Report: David Laffer, Wife Legally Obtained 12,000 Pills From DoctorsDavid Laffer and his wife Melinda Brady got nearly 12,000 pills in a four year period by "doctor shopping" before they turned to murder and robbery, according to a report.
David Laffer Gets Life Without Parole, Wife Gets 25 Years In Medford Pharmacy Massacre"He is a coward. He has no soul,'' said the grandmother of victim Jamie Taccetta, Mary Moran. She later turned to Laffer and said "Burn in hell."
Report: Detective Warned Of Laffer's Guns Months Before Medford MassacreA police report released Friday shows that a Suffolk County detective was concerned about David Laffer having a pistol permit months before the Medford pharmacy massacre.
Fundraiser Being Held In Memory Of Murdered Long Island PharmacistFriends and family are using the memory of a Long Island pharmacist murdered in June to raise money for students at his alma mater.
Haven Drugs, Site Of Medford Massacre, Reopens EarlyThe Long Island pharmacy where four people were gunned down during a robbery reopened Monday, a week ahead of schedule.
Medford Pharmacy Massacre Suspect Melinda Brady Charged With First-Degree RobberyNo murder charges were filed Tuesday against the wife accused in connection with Long Island’s pharmacy murders. Instead, Melinda Brady pleaded not guilty to upgraded robbery charges.
Pharmacists Taking Extra Security Precautions In Wake Of Medford Massacre, Farmingville RobberyIn the wake of the Medford pharmacy massacre and a robbery less than four miles away a week later, pharmacists say they’re taking precautions to protect their stores, their staff and their customers.
WCBS 880 Audiofile: June 2011 - The Month In SoundEverything from the outrageous to the tragic happened in June. Take a listen.
David Laffer Indicted In Haven Drugs Pharmacy Massacre; Lawyer Describes Him As 'Overwhelmed'Laffer's Attorney, Mary Beth Abbate, said she expected that four counts of first-degree murder would be added to the charges. She also offered the very first glimpses into Laffer's psyche.
Police: Man Steals Cash, Pills From CVS Pharmacy In FarmingvillePolice are investigating a robbery at a Long Island pharmacy that occurred exactly one week after four people were shot to death in a Medford drug store.
Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Jennifer Mejia, Youngest Victim In Medford Pharmacy MurdersThursday night, Mejia was remembered at the Bellport High graduation ceremony. Tributes to her were everywhere: on the stage, in the program. Balloons were released to honor her.
David Laffer, Suspect In Medford Pharmacy Massacre, Pleads Not GuiltyLaffer said nothing at his arraignment. His lawyer pleaded not guilty for him. A judge ordered Laffer be held without bail.