Police: Cigarettes Taken In Burglary

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Jan 162014


Police responded to a burglary complaint at the Walgreens Pharmacy, 54 Boston Post Road on Dec. 24 at 7:40 a.m.

Officers met with the store manager, who stated that the store was forcibly entered during the previous night, and multiple cartons of cigarettes were taken.

Surveillance video captured the incident, which occurred around 5 a.m.

The Orange Police Investigative Services Unit is investigating.

Three Car Accident, Requiring Extrication, Sends Two To Hospital

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Mar 262013

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If you were following the Orange Live Facebook page you knew about this as it was happening.

Hours later, the Orange Police released this report.

A three car MVA was reported at 3:08 pm on the Boston Post Road (Route 1) in front of Savers Discount store, 130 Boston Post Road. A 2013 Jeep Wrangler was traveling westbound in the left lane when it made contact with another westbound car in the right lane.

The Jeep driver, Gary A. Cioffi, 19 y.o., of Muttontown, NY, then lost control of the vehicle and made contact with the rear of a second westbound car before rolling

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over and striking a utility pole with the windshield area of the Jeep.

The Orange Volunteer Fire Department also responded to extricate Cioffi from the Jeep before he was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A passenger in the Jeep was able to get out on his own and was also transported with minor injuries. Officer Ryan Ahern is investigating the accident.
Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the accident to contact Officer Ahern at 203-891-2130
Officers reported traffic backups along the Boston Post road as a result of the accident and ensuing investigation.