Articles Tagged ‘Oak Beach’


Shannan Gilbert’s Family to File Lawsuit Against Dr. Peter Hackett

Shannan Gilbert’s family has begun to file a lawsuit against former Oak Beach resident Dr. Charles Peter Hackett, the man who claimed to have been…


Girls Disappearing: Behind the Headlines of the Long Island Serial Killer

The horn blows. Then a puff of smoke. It’s 6…

Mari Gilbert, left, looks on as her lawyer John Ray speaks to the media at a news conference in Babylon, N.Y., Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011. Gilbert, the mother of a prostitute whose remains were found in a Long Island marsh, says she believes her daughter was murdered by a serial killer, and wants federal authorities to take over the investigation.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Shannan Gilbert’s Family Asks FBI to Take Over LI Serial Killer Probe

An attorney for the family of Shannan Gilbert is asking…


Long Island Serial Killer: Spota Disputes One Killer Theory

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said he doesn’t believe…

Mary Gilbert, mother of Shannan Gilbert,  prepares to release balloons in her honor during a vigil in Babylon, N.Y., Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, after police found what they believe to be the remains of Shannan Gilbert, who they believe went missing in December 2011 after meeting a client for a sexual encounter. With the discovery of bones shortly after 9 a.m., police on New York's Long Island announced Tuesday that they believe they have discovered Gilbert’s remains in a dense wetland thicket.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Victims’ Families: Shannan Gilbert Was Murdered

FULL STORY: Victims’ Families Say Shannan Gilbert Was Murdered

An officer from the Suffolk County Police Department's K-9 Unit uses a dog to search through the brush along the median of Ocean Parkway, near Oak Beach in Long Island, N.Y., on Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. Under dense fog, officers continued the search for missing 24-year-old Jersey City sex-worker Shannan Gilbert, focusing along Ocean Parkway, from the Robert Moses Causeway to Tobay Beach, state police said. (AP Photo/Kevin P. Coughlin)

Long Island Serial Killer Update: Shannan Gilbert Search Resumes in Oak Beach Marsh

The search for Shannan Gilbert continues Wednesday in rain and fog at the marsh bordering the Oak Beach community where the woman was last seen…