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03/04/17 5:55am

A Riverhead Town police officer injured his chest and ribs Monday around 10 a.m. after he hit a table while apprehending a suspect following a foot pursuit on 3rd Street in South Jamesport, the report states. No other details about the incident were available.

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02/18/17 5:55am

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.

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12/23/16 5:50am

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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.

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12/03/16 8:50am

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.

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