HEMPSTEAD - ? Officials say bail has been reduced for the public safety officer who is accused of driving drunk and killing a man.

Hempstead Town Public Safety Officer Robert Core yesterday faced a judge who lowered his bail from $200,000 to $100,000.

Core is accused of crashing into Eddie Cotto on Hempstead Turnpike last week.

Cops say Core?s blood alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit.

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