ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Two stories topped the week in news in Rockland County including the arrest of an NYPD officer for shooting into an occupied car and Rosie O'Donnell is downsizing by selling her huge Nyack estate.
A Rockland County man charged with reckless endangerment after firing shots at a vehicle in downtown Auburn, located in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, has been suspended without pay from his job as a police officer with the New York City Police Department. Click here to read the story.
Rosie O'Donnell is downsizing and that includes selling her five properties on one compound in Nyack for right around $11 million. Click here to read the story.
In other news this past week (Click on the link to read entire story):
- Republican incumbent Ed Day easily won re-election to a second term as Rockland County Executive.
- Incumbent Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann has been re-elected after a narrow vote in Rockland County.
- A Spring Valley man who killed an infant during a fit of road rage in June has pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree felony manslaughter.
- Firefighters worked for more than an hour to rescue a female hiker from the Blue Trail near Anthony's Nose at Bear Mountain Bridge after she fell and twisted her ankle.
- Angelika Graswald, who claimed until the very end that she was "not a murderer," received the maximum sentence allowed under her plea agreement of 1⅓ to 4 years in the death Vincent Viafore in Orange County Court Wednesday.
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