James Ryan pleads not guilty to upgraded charges in death of Nassau officer Joseph Olivieri
A man accused of causing the death of a Nassau County police officer has pleaded not guilty.
James Ryan pleaded not guilty to upgraded charges, which now include aggravated vehicular manslaughter and vehicular assault. Ryan was already facing DWI charges.
Prosecutors say Ryan was drunk when he caused a crash, left the scene and then caused a second accident that injured an off-duty New...