A Huntington woman pleaded guilty Friday to
stealing money from her employer, a Locust Valley architecture firm. Lori Maceluch is
scheduled to be sentenced on March 11. She pleaded guilty to one
count of second-degree grand larceny and two counts of criminal possession of a
forged instrument in the second degree. She was arraigned in July on a
grand jury indictment charging her with stealing more than $866,000 over a
six-year period. Read more.
A West Hempstead man was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 17, on dogfighting charges involving eight pit bull dogs "housed in cages" with "bite wounds" and "scarring from previous wounds," according to the Nassau County District Attorney's office.
Nassau County Police are seeking the public’s
help in identifying a person or persons in connection with an arson. On Monday,
Jan. 6, at approximately 2:30 a.m., gasoline was poured on
the front door of a residential home located on Circle Drive, Westbury, setting a fire. The person or persons fled the scene in an unknown direction. The victim was able to
extinguish the fire without injury. Crime Stoppers is asking anyone who can
identify the subject(s), or with any information about this crime to call