Bridgehampton Crime

Bridgehampton Crime

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  • Police: Southampton High School homecoming after-par...

    Oct 7, 2018 | via Newsday 

    Kevin Chavez, 19, of Bridgehampton, was arrested at home in East Hampton and charged with third-degree falsely reporting an incident, police said. A Southampton High School homecoming after-party was placed on lockdown Saturday night, and a Bridgehampton man was arrested after a threatening social media post by him showed him holding what appeared to be an assault rifle, which turned out to be an air gun, Southampton Village Police said.

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  • Officials: Getaway driver takes deal for role in Hew...

    Sep 25, 2018 | via Newsday 

    The getaway driver for a bank robbery crew pleaded guilty Tuesday in the holdup of a Hewlett bank and also admitted his role in two other bank heists with a group that made off with more than $70,000 last year, the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District said. Troy Tavares, 22, of Far Rockaway, faces up to 25 years in prison for armed bank robbery and a minimum of 7 years to life for firearms possession during the Aug. 21, 2017, heist at the Bridgehampton Savings Bank, prosecutors said.

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