A Mastic man allegedly hopped on the S92 bus headed to Orient after stealing money from a woman. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)
A Mastic man found out the hard way that public transportation isn’t necessarily the best getaway vehicle.
A Calverton woman told police that a man slapped her in the face and stole $45 from her hand last Thursday morning at the County Center bus stop in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. (more…)
A 34-year-old Riverhead man was arrested on drug charges after police responded to reports of a suspicious person on Railroad Avenue late last month, Riverhead Town police said.
Police said Kevin King was seen riding a bike while holding several boxes in his jacket. (more…)
There were 331 cases on the docket in Riverhead Town Justice Richard Ehlers’ court, Nov. 24-26. The following are among those adjudicated: (more…)
A Riverhead man was arrested for petit larceny Friday after allegedly stealing a Milwaukee circular saw and briefcase from a vehicle on Baiting Hollow Lane in Calverton, Riverhead Town police said. (more…)
Police are looking for a suspected burglar who broke into a Calverton store early Friday and stole cash, Riverhead Town Police said. (more…)
Serendipity Farm’s horse barn was built in 2012 in Riverhead on Mill Road. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)
A Calverton man who has been accused of stealing more than $10 million from his family-run heating and air-conditioning company has been released from jail while he awaits trial, his attorney confirmed Thursday.
Joseph Simonelli, who also owns a thoroughbred horse farm on Mill Road in Riverhead, was released Monday on $750,000 bond, said the attorney, Michael Cornacchia. (more…)