04/21/14 3:29pm
04/21/2014 3:29 PM
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Southampton Police station (Credit: Paul Squire)

A Shirley man who had been caring for two elderly Riverside residents is now charged with stealing and using their credit cards.

Southampton Town Police investigated a March 18 incident at Riverwoods mobile home park on Riverleigh Avenue in Riverside, where they said two elderly people reported that their cards had been used without their authorization.

Following the investigation, police arrested 23-year-old Raymond Obioha on Wednesday at police headquarters and charged him with two counts of fourth-degree grand larceny and two counts of second-degree identify theft.

Fourth-degree grand larceny charges indicate a minimum theft of $1,000 in value, according to state penal code.

09/17/13 12:02pm
09/17/2013 12:02 PM

RiverheadPD HQ - Summer - 500A former Walmart employee was arrested on a warrant last Tuesday after stealing from the Riverhead store several months earlier, Riverhead Town police said.

Lashone Artis, 41, of Westhampton removed $2,310 cash from a register sometime between Feb. 2. and Feb. 15., according to a report.

Ms. Artis was arrested and charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony, at police headquarters, police said.

She was released on $1,000 bail, and is due back in court Oct. 22., officials said.

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