A disbarred Wading River attorney previously convicted in a $4 million real estate Ponzi scheme was indicted last month for wire fraud in connection with an alleged theft that occurred prior to her conviction, according to a federal indictment.
Southampton Town police arrested a Bay Shore woman for aggravated driving while intoxicated in Flanders last Wednesday.
A traffic stop in downtown Riverhead led to an arrest for heroin possession last week, Riverhead Town police said. READ
Choking back tears, Riverhead physician assistant Michael Troyan detailed years of drug abuse and a scheme to sell painkillers on the street to feed his habit as he pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute oxycodone in a federal courtroom in Central Islip Friday. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a Patchogue man who allegedly damaged a sign with graffiti in early April, according to a press release. READ
An elderly man was airlifted to a local hospital Thursday afternoon after he suffered a “medical emergency” while driving in Calverton and crashed into a tree, Riverhead town police at the scene said. READ
A Baiting Hollow restaurant was broken into early Wednesday and two safes were stolen, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
Riverhead Town police are looking for two men who removed numerous items — including commercial mowers, weed wackers, hedge trimmers, backpack blowers and chainsaws — from Owen Brothers Landscape Design in Baiting Hollow early Wednesday morning. READ