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.
• Alyssa Dileo, 22, of Wading River was charged with petit larceny following her arrest at Best Buy on Route 58 last Tuesday about 6 p.m. Ms. Dileo attempted to steal a Boost Mobile cell phone, police said.
She was processed and released on $200 bail, officials said. (more…)
Riverhead Town police responded at about 4:40 p.m. Saturday to a report of a highly intoxicated man sleeping near the Long Island Rail Road tracks by Mill Road.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority police were notified and responded, and the Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance came and transported Jose D. Canel, 42, of Riverhead, to Peconic Bay Medical Center.
Mr. Canel was issued a summons by the MTA police for trespassing on private property — in this case, the railroad tracks.
He had not been hit by a train, but the train was delayed by his lying near the tracks.
A 66-year-old Riverhead man is facing grand larceny charges after making fraudulent charges at a Home Depot store in Coram, where he worked, county police said. (more…)