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The Suffolk County Police Department’s First Precinct and other local fire and law enforcement agencies report the following incidents:


West Babylon: On April 11, at about 1:45 p.m., someone entered a store called the Barn on Belmont Avenue, displayed a knife and made off with an undisclosed amount of money.


West Babylon: Someone broke into Maggie’s Bar on Straight Path April 12 at about 2:45 a.m. and stole an unspecified amount of cash.


East Farmingdale: Someone bought electronic supplies from an Allen Boulevard store by claiming he worked for an electronics company. It was later discovered the buyer acted in a fraudulent manner. The incident occurred on April 5.

Deer Park: On April 8, sometime before 4 p.m., someone broke a window of a 2007 Ford pickup truck and removed a number of tools. Police said the theft took place on Brook Avenue.

West Babylon: A 2010 Ford Van parked on Suffolk Avenue was stolen April 10, shortly before 5:30 p.m.

•Police reported that on April 11, sometime prior to 1:30 a.m., someone stole a 2012 Ford Van that was on Barnum Street at the time it was taken.

Copiague: A woman later identified as Shauna Ferrano, 26, of 735 Grand Terrace Ave., Baldwin, entered a Target store on Sunrise Highway and stole assorted merchandise. The incident took place at about 1:20 p.m. on April 14 and Ferrano was later charged by police with the theft.

Farmingdale: A Broadway resident notified police April 4 that he paid another man for the purchase of a boat that was never delivered. Police are investigating.

West Islip: On April 15, sometime before 4 p.m., someone stole a 2017 Toyota Corolla parked on the westbound service road of the Sunrise Highway.


Copiague: Police received a report that a boat stored on Dolphin Lane was vandalized April 10, sometime before 4:45 p.m. The extent of damage was not reported.

Lindenhurst: Someone made unspecified graffiti on a commercial building on North Strong Avenue. Although the incident may have taken place as early as April 7, police were not called until April 11.

•Sometime prior to 4 p.m. on April 12, someone made graffiti on another North Strong Avenue commercial building.

Wyandanch: On April 13, sometime before 9:30 a.m., someone broke the windows of two cars parked on Long Island Avenue. The two cars involved were a 2016 Nissan and a 2006 Mazda.

West Islip: Two doors at West Islip High School on Lion’s Path were marred with graffiti April 13.


DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Keith Sheridan, 45, of 55 Maple St., Rutherford; Victor Julian-Santana, 32, of 1549 5th Ave., Bay Shore;

Grand Larceny: Shauna Ferrano, 26, of 735 Grand Terrace Ave., Baldwin; Norman Carthens, 36, of 13 Chestnut St., Wyandanch (three counts);

Burglary: Jessica Harman, 28, of 92 Bedell St., Lindenhurst;

Petit Larceny: William Gonnelly, 59, of 90 Ridge Rd., Wheatley Heights (three counts); Anthony Cooper, 27, of 319 New Ave., Wyandanch; William Smalling, 45, of 47 Hughes La., North Babylon; Jaime Intemann, 35, of 213 North Cedar St., Massapequa; Steven Darrow, 48, of 23 Oaktree La., Levittown; Joseph Russo, 55, of 315 Greenlawn Terrace, Copiague.

The charges against those arrested are allegations, and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed or that they have been found innocent and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.

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