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Suffolk County Police Investigating Death at West Babylon Stop & Shop

Police responded to a medical emergency at the supermarket this morning.

The Stop & Shop supermarket on Route 109 in West Babylon was closed for a few hours Tuesday morning as Suffolk County Police responded to a medical emergency that resulted in the death of a person who has yet to be identified.

According to police, EMS personnel arrived at the supermarket to treat a male in cardiac arrest from a reported fall and administered CPR.

Police said the individual died either on site or at the hospital. The incident is currently being investigated by Suffolk County Homicide detectives, although a police spokesperson said it's most likely a medical case.

Police said they are awaiting autopsy results, and Patch will update the story if further information is released.

According to authorities, police arrived at the scene at 6:04 a.m. Tuesday and the store remained closed until around 9 a.m.

A manager at the store said they had no comment on the situation.

vinny May 09, 2012 at 12:43 AM
has anyone heard more about this story?
vinny May 09, 2012 at 12:43 AM
http://jokeofthedayblog.blogspot.com/
John T May 13, 2012 at 10:51 AM
He died from a heart attack when he saw the price of the lamb chops.
Tre May 13, 2012 at 12:07 PM
This should be updated.
Rob Marinelli June 05, 2012 at 10:24 PM
This was my 43 year old brother, you idiot...think twice before making such an uncompassionate statement...he left behind a wife and an 8 year old son...

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