UPDATE: Police Provide More Details About Fatal Boating Accident Saturday In Peconic Bay
Staff Writer on Aug 3, 2019
UPDATE: Sunday, 1 p.m. Detective Lieutenant James Kiernan of the Southampton Town Police Department on Sunday confirmed that the incident occurred between Southold and Southampton in the Peconic Bay on... more
Southampton Town Police officers subdued and arrested a man who, according to Town Police Chief Steven Skrynecki, was threatening officers with knives, and possibly trying to commit â€śsuicide by cop.â€ť After receiving report of a woman involved in a physical domestic situation, just before 10:30 on the night of January 19, several patrol units, detectives and New York State Police Troopers responded to a residence in Hampton Bays. The man, 19-year-old Eric Criollo, came out of the house brandishing two knives, police said. He approached one of the Troopers in a threatening manner, then fled. Securing a perimeter around the ...
by Kitty Merrill
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