Crimes Nearby: TD Bank Robbed in Huntington Station

A look at recent crime in the area.

TD Bank Robbed in Huntington Station

Police are searching for a man they say robbed a TD Bank in Huntington Station Wednesday. Police say the man entered the bank, located at 1040 E. Jericho Turnpike, and displayed a threatening note demanding cash from a teller at 3:20 p.m. The teller complied and gave the man cash from the drawer, police said. The suspect fled on foot southbound on Dix Hills Road.


Yasin Akkaya, 33, of Centereach was arrested on Nov. 3 in Kings Park and charged with one felony count of second-degree trademark counterfeiting. Akkaya was found at the Gulf Gas Station on East Main Street in Kings Park, attempting to sell roughly 120 bootlegged DVDs, according to police.

Stabbing at Commack Strip Club

A night out turned ugly at Blush, a gentleman’s club in Commack, Saturday, when a man took out a knife and stabbed another person.

According to Suffolk County police, Brian Dement, 42, of Stony Brook, was arrested at 2:20 a.m. on Nov. 9 after allegedly stabbing another person in the arm at the club, located on Veterans Highway.

Police said the victim suffered a serious injury from the attack and required surgery.

Dement was charged with assault in the first degree, a class B felony.


David Itterly, 31, of Ronkonkoma was arrested on Nov. 8 and charged with one felony count of fourth-degree grand larceny and one felony count of third-degree criminal mischief of property. Police said Itterly broke into a Nesconset home sometime between Sept. 11 and Oct. 10, taking items that belonged to another person worth more than $1,000. The exact items stolen were not specified by police.

Itterly also was arrested for allegedly kicking in the rear taillight, two side view mirrors and the side of a 2009 Mazda on Olive Street in Lake Grove, according to police.
Six Pack November 16, 2013 at 07:32 AM
Male white? Black? Or Hispanic? Or can't you say? Description? Anything more?
Ann Darcy November 16, 2013 at 09:42 AM
Since I am not personally pursuing the perpetrator I don't care about his/her racial background, height,or brand of hoodie. My plan of protection is that I always use the outside ATM from my car.
Six Pack November 16, 2013 at 05:17 PM
Great idea. But the lolly pops are inside


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