East Hampton Daily: Southampton police on leave arrested

Good Monday, East Hampton! Diane Witek here with everything you need to know in town today.

First of all, the weather forecast for the day:

Partly sunny and colder. High: 31, low: 16.

Here are the best stories today in East Hampton:

  1. Discover Southampton’s winter wonderland by drone! Drone-captured footage of snowfall on the first day of the year, stunning seaside scenes, as well as sleds and snow performers enjoying the few inches of snow that fell during the winter storm. (Yahoo News)
  2. After crashing into a vehicle in Westhampton on Friday evening, a Southampton City Police Officer who was not on duty was arrested and charged with impaired driving. Girardin was placed under arrest and charged with DWI. “Members of the law enforcement community should be held to higher standards, so it is disappointing that a member allegedly violates the laws he has sworn to protect,” the Suffolk County District Attorney said , Ray Tierney. (Room)
  3. Officers conducting a traffic stop on Peconic Bay Boulevard in Aquebogue determined that the driver of the vehicle, Benjamin J. Lehmann, 30, of Sag Harbor, was under active protection orders. Police said the order said he did not own any firearms, but the officer found him in possession of an unloaded 12-gauge double-barreled shotgun, in violation of the order of the court. PPolice arrested Lehmann on charges of first degree criminal contempt and criminal possession of a third degree weapon, according to the report. (RiverheadLocal)

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  • Easthampton Youth Soccer Association: “Registration for the Spring ’22 trip is open! Registration for the Spring ’22 travel season is open. Our travel program consists of 8U-High School level teams as part of the Roots Soccer League. “(Facebook)
  • Next door neighbor, Barnes Landing: “Recommendation for Dick’s plumbing in East Hampton. I highly recommend Doug of Dick’s Plumbing in East Hampton, who was helping our plumber, with Covid-19. He came yesterday on short notice.” (The next door)
  • Next door neighbor, East Hampton North: “I know it’s a long time, but I’ll give it a try; my friend who grew up in East Hampton lives out of the country and would love to be here from early spring to early fall for a good job opportunity . ” (The next door)
  • Karen Cassata, neighbor: “Is anyone looking for a nurse or an LPN? I have a friend who is ready to help me. Please feel free to call anytime. 917 547-6125. Thank you ! ” (Room)

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