Update Tuesday: The copper angel statue that was reported missing by the man behind a 9/11 memorial in Calverton wasn’t missing after all.
According to Riverhead town police, the statue had been removed after it was damaged by high winds. Employees from the town fixed up the statue and were set to return it soon, police said.
Original story: A copper angel statue installed at the Calverton World Trade Center memorial has gone missing.
Shortly after dusk Nov. 5, Daniel Flammia left Gala Fresh Farms in Riverhead after grocery shopping and began to walk home, a familiar ritual for the longtime resident. He had never driven a car.
His sister-in-law, Ellen Flammia, had cautioned him against walking at night. READ
A Flanders man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol following a multiple-car crash Sunday night in Riverside, Southampton police said.
Southampton Town police arrested a Riverhead man for drug possession in Riverside last Monday. READ
Riverhead Town Police Department officers will meet with residents at local coffee shops Tuesday morning.
A 46-year-old man reported being beaten and robbed in Riverhead around 11 p.m. Friday, according to a police press release.
A fire sparked in the garage of a Riverhead home Saturday morning, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
An unidentified person broke into unlocked buses at the Riverhead School District bus garage on Osborn Avenue Monday night, according to a report.