An Aquebogue gas station was robbed at gunpoint last night, according to Riverhead Police.
Police said a clerk reported that a man — only described as tall — wearing a ski mask and black hooded sweatshirt entered Empire Gas Station on Main Road just after 10 p.m. and forcibly removed cash from him. The clerk said the man cut him across the face with a razor blade during the robbery, and then proceeded to flee on foot.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Riverhead Police at 727-4500, ext. 633.
There were 327 cases on the docket in Riverhead Town Justice Allen Smith’s court, Oct. 6-8. The following are among those adjudicated. (more…)
The house on South Harbor Road in Southold, where emergency officials were called following a shooting early Tuesday morning. (Credit: Carrie Miller)
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…)
Police investigate the scene of a shooting on McKinley Street in Flanders Wednesday afternoon. (Credit: Carrie Miller)
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.
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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…)
(Credit: Cyndi Murray)
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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…)