Articles Tagged ‘Medford’

Chuck Schumer calls for tighter security at small pharmacies during press conference in Massapequa on Wednesday (Picture by: Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Pols Call for Tougher Pharmacy Security After Deaths

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) called for a three-pronged attack on…



Chad Johnson, left; Jennifer Papain, right (Courtesy of Suffolk County Police Department)

Cop: Man Confessed to Papain Murder, Burned Clothes at Gilgo

Chad Johnson, accused of killing 26-year-old Jennifer Papain…



Chad Johnson, left; Jennifer Papain, right (Courtesy of Suffolk County Police Department)

Trial Begins for Medford Man Charged with Jennifer Papain Murder

Chad Johnson, accused of murdering 26-year-old…



Ana Corea, right, looks over a makeshift memorial in front of Haven Pharmacy, where four people were killed during a shooting on Sunday, in Medford, N.Y., Wednesday, June 22, 2011. A 33-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the shooting deaths of four people inside a family-run pharmacy on New York’s Long Island in a robbery for painkillers gone wrong, Suffolk County officials said.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

David Laffer Indicted in Medford Pharmacy Homicides

David Laffer has been indicted in connection with the drugstore…



Family and friends mourn the loss of slain mother of two Jaime Taccetta outside St. Joseph's Church in Ronkonkoma. The 33-year-old bride-to-be was one of four victims of a brutal massacre on Father's Day at a Medford pharmacy. Suffolk County Police arrested David Laffer, 33, and wife Melinda Brady, 29, for the slayings.

Family, Friends Mourn Loss of Bride-To-Be Jaime Taccetta

  To the low, somber moan of bagpipes the family…



Classmates and family members gather outside Our Lady of Carmel church June 24 for the funeral services of  of slain East Patchogue teenager Jennifer Mejia, 17, who was murdered on Father's Day morning along with three others at Haven Pharmacy in Medford. Thirty three-year-old David Laffer has been charged with the slayings. His wife Melinda Brady has also been charged in connection to the murders.

Somber Services for Slain E. Patchogue Teen Jennifer Mejia

Dozens of Bellport High School seniors meandered into Our Lady…