Christopher Loeb 'remorseful,' lawyer says

Christopher Loeb, 27, of Smithtown, the heroin addict who testified that Suffolk police Chief James Burke beat him while in custody, was sentenced on April 18, 2014, to 3 years in jail for stealing Burke's gun belt and ammunition from his police-issued vehicle. Loeb's attorney, Daniel Barker of Riverhead, said his client has "been remorseful since day one." (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Christopher Loeb, 27, of Smithtown, the heroin addict who testified that Suffolk police Chief James Burke beat him while in custody, was sentenced on April 18, 2014, to 3 years in jail for stealing Burke's gun belt and ammunition from his police-issued vehicle. Loeb's attorney, Daniel Barker of Riverhead, said his client has

advertisement | advertise on newsday

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox. Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.