At the start of Tuesday’s press conference in Riverhead announcing the results of a major East End drug investigation, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota stressed that the arrests that have already been made represent merely the beginning of what is to come.
Fourteen individuals were behind bars, he said, and 40 more will soon follow. (more…)
Update: The following people have been arrested in connection with the investigation announced Tuesday.
An East End Drugs Task Force raid in Flanders Friday netted a single arrest on drug possession and endangering the welfare of a child charges, according to a police news release. READ
A homeless man was arrested Tuesday and charged with selling drugs in downtown Riverhead, according to a police press release.
Two people were arrested Wednesday on drug charges in Riverhead after an investigation by the East End Drug Task Force, Riverhead Town Police said. READ
Two people were arrested Saturday and charged with selling heroin in Wading River following an East End Drug Task Force investigation, Riverhead Town police said.
Two men charged with felony drug possession and intent to sell drugs are being held on bail following their arraignment in Riverhead Town Justice Court Saturday morning. READ
A Riverhead man was arrested Tuesday morning at his house for possession of heroin and marijuana, according to Riverhead Police. (more…)