The remains of missing former Riverhead police officer and town councilman Timothy Buckley were found Thursday not far from where he disappeared in South Carolina, according to a report on myrtlebeachonline.com.
His death is being investigated as a homicide, according to the newspaper. READ
Two men were arrested Sunday on felony charges after robbing Sneaker Aquarium on East Main Street, Riverhead police said.
A pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash after he was struck by a sport utility vehicle in Riverside, Southampton police said.
A Flanders man involved in a car crash was arrested in Flanders last Sunday for driving while intoxicated. READ
A man said he was stabbed in the back by a woman at Hotel Indigo on West Main Street in Riverhead around 2 a.m. last Saturday, Riverhead Town police said. The victim was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center by Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance and treated for a laceration, police said. READ
A Suffolk County Transit minibus flipped onto its side after a collision at the intersection of Northville Turnpike and Middle Road Friday afternoon, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
A Riverhead woman hid crack cocaine in her bra and a crack pipe in her underwear when police approached a “suspicious vehicle” parked in Flanders Saturday night. She was one of three people arrested for various drug charges, Southampton Town police said.
Two men wearing Halloween masks reportedly robbed a woman Monday night near the Long Island Railroad tracks in Riverhead, according to a police press release.