NORTH BABYLON - ? A street in North Babylon has been renamed as a tribute to an NYPD officer from Long Island killed by a drunken driver.
Earl Street has been renamed Police Officer Andre Menzies Street. Back in 2010, Michael Bowen slammed into Menzies? car while driving drunk the wrong way on the Northern State Parkway. Bowen pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide and manslaughter.
Bowen will spend six to 19 years in prison.
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