The weather was beyond miserable. By dusk on Tuesday, February 12, it had stopped snowing, but changed to sleet and freezing rain powered by strong winds.
Shelter Island Police Department Sergeant Terrence LeGrady was on duty that evening and had just stopped for his meal break.
“Somebody had a TV on and I looked up when a report came in that an officer in the city had been shot in Queens,” he said. (more…)