A Riverside man was arrested for drug possession in Riverhead Saturday.
Jose Maysonet, 51, was seen smoking a marijuana cigarette in Grangebel Park around 3:55 p.m., police said, and was arrested for fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor.
A Riverhead man was arrested Sunday on a drunken-driving charge, according to a police report.
Riverhead Town Police arrested a Southold man on a grand larceny charge in Riverhead May 6.
Richard Jensen, 39, showed up at a Fairway Avenue house uninvited around 2:05 a.m., talked to the homeowner for about a minute and then stated “I gotta go” and quickly left the house, according to a police report.
A man reported he walked out of his home on Newton Avenue in Riverhead around 12:40 p.m. Friday with his peach-faced lovebird on his shoulder and the bird flew away, officials said. Police searched the area but didn’t locate the missing bird, the report stated.
Gerald Crenshaw was arrested for stealing a cellphone and four game controllers from Target last Thursday, according to a Riverhead police report.
A Target employee said Mr. Crenshaw, 33, tried to remove the items, valued at $400, around 3:30 p.m. from the Old Country Road store without paying, officials said.
An unlicensed Southold man was arrested last Thursday morning after crashing his vehicle into another car and fleeing the scene on Roanoke Avenue in Riverhead, according to a Riverhead Town police report.
Lee Ragland, 30, was driving around 8:30 a.m. when the crash occurred, officials said.
A former 7-Eleven employee reportedly stole cash from a register at the convenience store located near the Route 58 traffic circle in Riverhead and left an “I owe you” note, police said.
Charges were filed Monday around 12:15 p.m. after the thief refused to pay the store back, officials said.
While responding to an petit larceny reported by Famous Footwear around 2:30 p.m. last Tuesday, an officer reportedly observed an employee of the adjacent Bed, Bath & Beyond run from that store. The officer spoke with the employee, who said a woman had just taken several items from the store, threatening her in the process, officials said.