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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 Islip: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Third Precinct police officers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a man who stole merchandise from a West Islip store last month. Police gave this account: On May 18, a man (pictured here) entered Bob’s Stores, located at 135-18 Sunrise Highway in West Islip, and stole more than $675 worth of merchandise. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.


West Islip: Police and firefighters responded to a vehicle fire at America Petroleum on Montauk Highway. The incident took place at about 3 a.m. on June 6. The fire was extinguished without further incident. BURGLARY

North Lindenhurst: On June 5, at about 9 p.m., police received a call that a lawn mower had been stolen from an Evergreen Drive home.


West Islip: Someone swiped a wallet from a person shopping at a Union Boulevard Stop and Shop June 9. The theft was reported at 3:10 p.m.

Babylon: An unspecified amount of money and assorted tools were stolen June 6 from a tool business on Route 109. The theft occurred sometime before 10:55 a.m.


Copiague: Police reported that on June 4, just before 3:25 p.m., someone stole a television from a Sunrise Highway Target store.

•Assorted merchandise was taken from a Sunrise Highway department store June 5, sometime before 2:50 p.m.

•A thief entered a Target store on Sunrise Highway June 8 at about 3:30 p.m. and stole assorted baby clothes.

Babylon Village: A person entered Ferraro Liquors on West Main Street June 9 just before 11:25 a.m. and ran off with an unspecified bottle of liquor.


Copiague: On June 5, at 11 a.m., police received a call that someone damaged the driver’s side door and left front tire of a 2007 Cadillac parked at Tanner Park.

Deer Park: The vinyl siding at a Grand Boulevard home was damaged June 7, sometime prior to 9:35 p.m. The extent of the damage was not reported.

West Babylon: Police responded to a call June 2, at about 4 p.m. reporting an erratic driver on Adam Boulevard. The driver was gone by the time police arrived. No further action was taken at that time.

Wyandanch: Someone broke a window at a South 26th Street home June 8. The incident took place shortly before 9:10 p.m.

•A 2012 Volkswagen parked on South 22nd Street was scratched sometime prior to 9 p.m., June 6.

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