A Riverhead Town police officer was taken to Stony Brook Medical Center after his vehicle was struck by another car Wednesday afternoon, according to a police press release.
The officer, who wasn’t identified in the release, was driving near the intersection of Roanoke Avenue and Reeves Avenue in Riverhead around noon when another vehicle crashed into the side of his police car, officials said.
A witness to a fatal 2013 Flanders home invasion was unable to identify any of the intruders during testimony in the trial of the accused gunman Tuesday. READ
Two men armed with a knife and sword robbed a victim of a backpack in Riverhead Monday afternoon, Riverhead Town police said. READ
Corry Wallace had been out of prison for just five days the night he headed to Flanders with two of his siblings and his stepson to commit a home invasion, he told the jury in the murder trial of his brother Monday. READ
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate three people who stole merchandise from Tanger Outlets in March, according to a press release issued Monday.
Two men and a woman stole nearly $1,580 worth of clothing from the J. Crew Factory store and fled the area in a tan BMW, officials said.
Southampton Town police arrested an East Patchogue man for driving while ability impaired by drugs in Riverside Saturday. READ
An unlicensed Southold man was arrested last Thursday morning after crashing his vehicle into another car and fleeing the scene on Roanoke Avenue in Riverhead, according to a Riverhead Town police report.
Lee Ragland, 30, was driving around 8:30 a.m. when the crash occurred, officials said.
The prosecution introduced cell phone records Friday that suggest the defendant in a murder trial associated with a 2013 fatal home invasion in Flanders could have been in the area at the time of the shooting. READ