A 16-year-old alleged MS-13 gang member from Southold was arrested at Southampton Hospital Thursday where he was being treated for a gunshot wound following the Tuesday morning shooting incident on South Harbor Road, town police said. (more…)
Update (12:30 p.m. Thursday): The two men arrested in connection with Wednesday’s shooting in Flanders were arraigned Thursday morning and held without bail. Click here for details.
Update (1 a.m. Thursday): Two men were arrested in connection with Wednesday’s shooting in Flanders, according to a Southampton Police press release.
Kwame Opoku, 32, of Mastic Beach was charged with first-degree assault, second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree criminal use of a firearm, and first-degree reckless endangerment, police said. (more…)
An Aquebogue teenager was one of three people arrested in connection with a gang-related shooting in Southold early Tuesday morning, Southold Town police said Wednesday. The people arrested are members of the MS-13 street gang, police said. (more…)
Carl Czajkowski was a brilliant man who knew how to tell a joke, his wife Donna said. And he seemed to know them all. (more…)
The Center Moriches woman who abandoned two abused puppies at a Riverhead animal hospital in December 2012 was sentenced to three years probation last week.
A traffic stop in Flanders led to the arrest of a 29-year-old Southampton man who was found in possession of Oxycodone pills and a switchblade knife, Southampton Town police said. (more…)
A Roosevelt man was arrested Tuesday after police tracked him down for passing a counterfeit $100 bill at a store in Wading River in July 2013, according to a police news release.
Paul Allen, 24, was charged with felony criminal possession of a forged instrument for allegedly spending the bill at Pool Palace on July 13, 2013.
He was arraigned in Riverhead town court and released on his own recognizance.
• An unlicensed Riverhead man was caught swerving across the road while driving drunk in Flanders Saturday, Oct. 4, police said.
A Southampton Town police officer spotted Jose Martinez-Hernandez, 31, around 1:15 a.m. changing lanes on County Route 105 without signaling, then driving into the curb on the left and right sides of the roadway, according to a police report. (more…)