Slain Man’s Body Found Near Patchogue School

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 65-year-old man who investigators described as “a victim of violence” was found dead outside of a parochial school in Patchogue on Saturday afternoon, Suffolk County police said.Officers responded to a call of a body found outside the Emanuel Lutheran School on East Main Street, where they found the victim, who was later identified as Nicholas MacQueen, shortly before 2 p.m., police said.The victim was taken to the Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s office, where an autopsy will be conducted to determine the exact cause of death.Homicide Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on this incident to call them at 631-852-6392 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.last_img read more

Allen captures Dirt Dominator at Heart O’ Texas

first_imgChase Allen was the $1,000 IMCA Modified Dirt Dominator winner Friday at Heart O’ Texas Speed­way. (Photo by Stacy Kolar, Southern Sass Photography)By Mike SpiekerWACO, Texas (May 25) – Chase Allen of Midlothian punched his ticket into the IMCA Modified Dirt Dominator finale with his qualifying win Friday at Heart O’ Texas Speedway.Allen was paired with Abilene driver Chris Elliott in the final round.Allen took the lead at the drop of the green flag for the two and a half lap shootout. Elliott re­mained within striking distance while running patiently around the low side of the speedway as the white flag flew.Allen kept his no. 130 machine up on the high side around the smooth and slick high-banked quar­ter-mile dirt oval. Allen had little pressure entering the final set of corners as he cruised to the win and the $1,000 payday.With the win, Allen is now locked into the $10,000-to-win Dirt Dominator finale at Heart O’ Texas Speedway on Oct. 25.Sweet 16Eric Tomlinson defeated Riley Simmons; Cory Davis defeated Chris Bragg; Justin McCoy de­feated Garrett Higgins; Chris Elliott defeated Jeff Hoegh; Ryan Williams defeated Danny Turner; Clay Money defeated Colin Deming; Justin Radcliff defeated Brandon Hood; and Chase Allen defeated Chris Morris.Elite 8Davis defeated Tomlinson; Elliott defeated McCoy; Money defeated Williams; and Allen defeated Radcliff.Final FourElliott defeated Davis; and Allen defeated Money.FinalAllen defeated Elliott.last_img read more