Alert Issued For Missing Hempstead Teen Alert Issued For Missing Hempstead Teen
Alert Issued For Missing Hempstead Teen Police on Long Island are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a 14-year-old girl who has gone missing. Jimena Chavez-Morales, age 14, was last seen on Monday, Feb. 12, according to Nassau County Police. Chavez-Morales had last been spotted at 6 p.m. that day and was reported to police hours later. The teen is described as 5-foot-4 and weighs approximately 145 pounds. She has brown and red hair and brown eyes. When she was last seen, Chavez-Morales was wearing blue pajamas and a gray hoodie. Anyone with information regarding Chavez-Morales’ whereabouts is urged to conta…
Machete-Wielding Pair Rob Man On Long Island, Search Ensues, Police Say Machete-Wielding Pair Rob Man On Long Island, Search Ensues, Police Say
Machete-Wielding Pair Rob Man On Long Island, Search Ensues, Police Say Police are asking for the community’s assistance in locating two men who they say robbed a 23-year-old victim, using a machete to threaten him. The incident occurred on Monday, Feb. 12 in Riverhead, according to police. Just before 7:30 p.m. that evening, a 23-year-old Riverhead man was walking north on Doctors Path near the PSE&G building when he noticed the two suspects sitting in a car on the side of the road. The two robbers then jumped out of the vehicle and came up behind the victim, grabbing the man and menacing him with a machete. According to officials, the duo fled the s…
New York Native Designs Taylor Swift's Super Bowl Necklace, Causes 1,049% Rise In Searches New York Native Designs Taylor Swift's Super Bowl Necklace, Causes 1,049% Rise In Searches
New York Native Designs Taylor Swift's Super Bowl Necklace, Causes 1,049% Rise In Searches If you couldn't help but notice pop superstar Taylor Swift's "87" necklace that she was sporting during the Super Bowl, you certainly weren't alone.  The necklace, designed by Westchester County native Stephanie Gottlieb of Scarsdale, was worn by Swift in tribute to her boyfriend, Travis Kelce of the Kansas City Chiefs, who won the Super Bowl by defeating the San Fransisco 49ers 25-22 on Sunday, Feb. 11.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Stephanie Gottlieb (@stephaniegottlieb) Swift's fans noticed the necklace en ma…
Duo Nabbed For Swiping Credit Cards In Flower Hill: Police Duo Nabbed For Swiping Credit Cards In Flower Hill: Police
Duo Nabbed For Swiping Credit Cards In Flower Hill: Police Two people were arrested – with a third still on the loose – after police say they broke into a car on Long Island, making off with credit cards. It happened on Tuesday, Feb. 13 in Flower Hill, according to Nassau County Police. At around 1:40 a.m. that morning, the trio (two men and one woman) were allegedly seen breaking into a car parked on Mason Drive. The thieves took multiple credit cards and fled on foot. Later, police found two of the suspected thieves — 22-year-old Bronx resident Tammy Sandoval and 20-year-old Manhattan Logan Jones — in the parking lot of the Manhasset LIRR s…
Big Win: $50K Powerball Tickets Sold At Long Island Store Big Win: $50K Powerball Tickets Sold At Long Island Store
Big Win: $50K Powerball Tickets Sold At Long Island Store Three people are each tens of thousands of dollars richer after winning Powerball tickets were sold in stores on Long Island and in Westchester. Chiefs fans aren’t the only winners coming out of this weekend, according to New York Lottery officials. Multiple third-place-winning Powerball tickets, worth $50,000 each, were sold in the state for the Saturday, Feb. 10 drawing in Suffolk and Westchester counties: Waverly Express Mart, located at 1106 Waverly Avenue in Holtsville 7-Eleven, located at 112 Route 100 in Somers A third ticket, worth the same amount, was sold in Manhattan at a new…
How Much Snow Did You Get? Here Are Reports From Nassau County For Winter Storm How Much Snow Did You Get? Here Are Reports From Nassau County For Winter Storm
How Much Snow Did You Get? Here Are Reports From Nassau County For Winter Storm Here are snowfall reports from the region for the winter storm that is sweeping through the Northeast on Tuesday, Feb. 13. Totals are from the National Weather Service and submissions from Daily Voice readers: Location        Amount        Time/Date      Provider New York Westchester County Peekskill 10.3 inches 1000 AM 02/13 Public Croton-on-Hudso 10.5 inches 12:45 PM 02/13 Daily Voice reader submission North Salem/Peach Lake 10.0 inches 0430 PM 02/13 Daily Voice reader submission Croton-on-Hudson …
Have You Seen Him? Police Searching For Missing East Meadow Man Have You Seen Him? Police Searching For Missing East Meadow Man
Have You Seen Him? Police Searching For Missing East Meadow Man Police on Long Island are asking the public for help locating a man who went missing. Robert Juliano, age 38, of East Meadow, went missing around 5:50 p.m., Monday, Feb. 12, said the Nassau County Police. According to detectives, Juliano was last seen on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow.  He is described as being 5-foot-10, 165 pounds with blue eyes and balding brown hair.  Juliano was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants. Detectives request anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact the Nassau County Police Department Missin…
Nationwide Recall Issued For Meat Products Due To Possible Contamination Nationwide Recall Issued For Meat Products Due To Possible Contamination
Nationwide Recall Issued For Meat Products Due To Possible Contamination A  nationwide recall has been issued for a brand of meat products. Fratelli Beretta USA, Inc., based in Mount Olive, NJ, says the undetermined amount of ready-to-eat (RTE) meat charcuterie products containing Coppa may be under-processed, which may have resulted in possible contamination with foodborne pathogens. The recall was announced by the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The Coppa products have various best-by-dates.  Coppa, a dry-cured capicola, is a boneless pork shoulder product that is dry-cured. Click here to view product…
Person Struck, Killed By Tow Truck On Long Island Person Struck, Killed By Tow Truck On Long Island
Person Struck, Killed By Tow Truck On Long Island Police are investigating a fatal overnight crash on Long Island. Click here for a new, updated story: ID Released For West Babylon 34-Year-Old Struck, Killed By Tow Truck In East Farmingdale It happened around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13 in East Farmingdale. A pedestrian was crossing Route 109 at Route 110 when he was struck by a 2022 Ram tow truck traveling westbound on Route 109, Suffolk County Police said. The pedestrian, whose identity and gender are being withheld pending notification of next of kin, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant …
Update: Long Island 32-Year-Old Found After Being Missing For Days Update: Long Island 32-Year-Old Found After Being Missing For Days
Update: Long Island 32-Year-Old Found After Being Missing For Days After more than a week, a missing man from Long Island has been located, officials announced. Anthony Perez, age 32 of Dix Hills, had last been seen on Thursday, Feb. 1 at his Weymouth Street home, according to Suffolk County Police. Original Story: Alert Issued For 32-Year-Old Dix Hills Man Missing For Week He was reported missing by his relatives nearly a week later; they said that they had not heard from or seen Perez in days. His car was still parked in the driveway of his residence. On Monday, Feb. 12, the department announced that Perez had been located. He is unharmed,…
Duo Nabbed For String Of Long Island Business Burglaries Duo Nabbed For String Of Long Island Business Burglaries
Duo Nabbed For String Of Long Island Business Burglaries Two suspects have been arrested in connection to nearly a dozen Long Island business burglaries and an attempted burglary. Following an investigation by Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives, Frank Costa, age 54, of Port Jefferson, and Jon Pucci, age 29, of Middle Island, were apprehended in Centereach for allegedly committing the following burglaries during which cash and cigarettes were stolen: Shell, located at 1511 Middle Country Road in Ridge, on Friday, Feb. 9 Kings Park Auto Care, located at 189 Main Street in Kings Park, on Tu…
$8K Heist: Teen Nabbed For Stealing Atlantic Beach Check, Police Said $8K Heist: Teen Nabbed For Stealing Atlantic Beach Check, Police Said
$8K Heist: Teen Nabbed For Stealing Atlantic Beach Check, Police Said An 18-year-old man was arrested months after he allegedly stole a mailed check from Long Island and deposited it for himself. Nassau County Police announced it had arrested Andrew Herrera, age 18, for his alleged role in stealing an Atlantic Beach check nearly a year before, in March 2023. The victim, a 69-year-old man, first mailed the $8,000 check from the Atlantic Beach Post Office, at 1848 Park Street. Months later, in July 2023, the man was notified that his check had never been delivered. When he went to the bank the next day, the victim found out the check had been deposited int…