Crime Report: Damaged Park Sign, Car vs. Baseball Bat

A list of incidents and arrests in Farmingville and Holbrook last week as reported by the 5th Precinct.

The following information is directly from the Suffolk County Police Department's media incidents list .


  • The Farmingville Hills County Park sign was vandalized on October 20. According to the complaint, the sign, located on Horseblock Road, was damaged at around midnight.
  • Police responded to a call for criminal mischief on October 19 after a call came in that a man had been beaten and left on 4th Street at around 11 p.m.
  • Police responded to a call for criminal mischief on Warren Court on October 17 after a complainant stated that her boyfriend had done damage to her car and then left. The call came in at 10 p.m.
  • Police answered a call for harassment on Ridewood Avenue on October 16 at around 9:30 p.m. According to the complaint an intoxicated husband had pushed the complainant to the floor. The caller notified police that guns were in the house, under lock and key.
  • Caitlin Marino, of Farmingville was arrested on October 15 for  second-degree burglary of a home.


  • Police responded to a call for grand larceny after a pocketbook was reported stolen on Center Street on October 20. The call came in at around 1:30 a.m.
  • Police answered a call for grand larceny on Ralph Street after a caller said their 2000 Honda Civic was stolen right out of their driveway on October 18. The call came in at around 6:30 p.m.
  • Police responded to a call for harassment on Byran Way on October 17 at around 6 p.m. According to the complaint, the caller may have known the suspect and witnessed him do criminal mischief to his car.
  • Police responded to a call for criminal mischief on Grundy Avenue on October 16. According to the caller a known male suspect struck the caller's car with a baseball bat at around 3:20 a.m.

* A criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.                                      


suzanne October 24, 2012 at 01:58 AM
Anyone know why there was crime scene tape and police at ronkonkoma checkerd on saturday morning?
11779 November 02, 2012 at 05:38 AM
yep a homicide took place...again....
kathleen kelly lepore November 03, 2012 at 06:09 PM
does anyone know more info on the arrest of matthew kelly oct 12th..i think i know him..and where can i get a mug shot to confirmm if i know him..ty


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