Street Memorials to Eugene Marshalik and Nicholas Pekearo

Posted on: March 17th, 2010 at 6:18 am by

Exactly one year ago, the city dedicated the corner of Sullivan and Bleecker Streets to two fallen auxiliary police officers – Eugene Marshalik and Nicholas Pekearo. Both men were gunned down in March 2007 while in pursuit of a murder suspect running up MacDougal Street.  The perp had just murdered an employee at the now-defunct Demarco’s on West Houston and fled the scene.

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Now, one year later, floral memorials with pictures of the fallen grace light posts near the intersection.

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