Matthew Rooney, of East Moriches, arrested in deadly Eastport home invasion

Matthew Rooney, of East Moriches, turned himself in

Matthew Rooney, of East Moriches, turned himself in to authorities Thursday morning. (January 30, 2014 5:52 PM)

A second arrest was made in the Eastport home invasion that killed a father of four last month.

Matthew Rooney, of East Moriches, turned himself in to authorities Thursday morning.

Authorities say Rooney was with Paul Batterson, 22, of East Moriches, when the pair broke into Francisco Pirir’s home on East Moriches Boulevard and demanded money.

When Pirir said he didn’t have any...

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