Riverhead Town Police Report: Stolen goods found at pawn shop

10/31/2013 11:30 AM |

Jewelry pieces and a sterling silver cutlery set that had previously been stolen from a Riverhead home were found for sale at an area pawnshop last Tuesday, town police said.

The items, including medals from the Riverhead Volunteer Fire Department, were valued at $1,750, police said. They were found at a shop on East Main Street about 12:30 p.m., and had been stolen from a home on Daily Court, according to a report.

Police are investigating the initial sale of the items to the pawnshop, authorities said.

• An Aquebogue vegetable farm was burglarized last Thursday, police said. Sometime between 1 p.m. Wednesday and 8:30 a.m. Thursday, an unknown person entered the farm stand at the Main Road farm, removing baskets of apples and $100 worth of vegetables from the stand, according to a report.

The person also used a hammer to pry open a walk-in cooler on the property and stole a Sony laptop computer and tools being kept inside, police said. Detectives are investigating.

• Police are investigating an incident of sexual abuse involving a juvenile alleged to have occurred at Little Flower Children’s Services in Wading River, according to a report.

No further information about the alleged incident was immediately available.

• Two sets of Taylor Made golf clubs were stolen from a vehicle parked outside a Riverhead golf course early Sunday, police said.

Sometime between 12:30 and 1 p.m., an unknown person removed the clubs – valued at $3,000, according to a report. They were described as Burner irons in a yellow and black bag and R-7 irons in a black and blue bag, according to a report. Police did not indicate whether the vehicle was locked or not.

• A $3,000 Honda dirt bike was stolen from a Calverton poultry farm last weekend, police said.

The bike, described as a red and white CR250, had been parked in a barn on River Road, according to a report. It was stolen between 8 p.m. Friday and 4:25 p.m. Monday, police said. Police said they are investigating and will be conducting extra patrols in the area.

• Eric Ross, 21, of Baiting Hollow was arrested Friday for unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop on Route 58 in Riverhead, state police said.

• Devin Mazzei, 48, of Mastic was arrested for unlawful possession of marijuana on West Main Street about 12:20 p.m. Friday, police said.

The above information was supplied by the Riverhead Town Police Department. A criminal charge is only an accusation and does not indicate convictions.

NEWS-REVIEW FILE PHOTO | Riverhead Town's police headquarters.

NEWS-REVIEW FILE PHOTO | Riverhead Town’s police headquarters.

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