Three people were arrested following a traffic stop Monday afternoon on Pulaski Street in Riverhead, according to a police report.
Matthew Rewinski was stopped shortly after 3:45 p.m. and arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and additional vehicle and traffic violations, police said.
A Riverhead man was arrested Dec. 21 after he reportedly struck a 2001 Mercedes ML3 with a sledgehammer following a dispute at Hitman Collision, police said.
A Riverhead man was arrested Sunday night after reportedly threatening his roommate with a knife, police said. James Payne, 49, allegedly grabbed a knife from a butcher’s block in the kitchen, pointed the knife at the victim and said, “I’m going to chop you up to pieces. You’re not going to make it through the night,” the report states.
Riverhead police arrested a woman for driving while ability impaired in Riverhead Saturday.
Kayla Gates left the scene of a crash on Roanoke Avenue around 12:55 a.m., police said. No injuries were reported in the incident, only property damage. During an ensuing investigation, police also found marijuana, they said.
Kari Reid, 36, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance Saturday night on East Main Street, according to police. READ
A Riverhead man was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny Friday night after he attempted to steal more than $1,024 worth of electronics from the Brookstone store at Tanger Outlets, police said.
Residents of several Wading River street were reportedly victimized Tuesday morning by a suspect who stole items from unlocked cars, and in one case stole the car itself, according to Riverhead Town police.
A Riverhead man told police Saturday morning that he received a telephone call from an unknown woman stating she was from the Internal Revenue Service and that the man is being sued for back taxes, police said.