Police arrested a 25-year-old man for driving while intoxicated on County Road 58 last Sunday.
Alexander Martinez of Riverhead was unable to stay in his lane and drove over the pavement markings around 9:40 a.m., officials said. A police officer pulled Mr. Martinez over in the parking lot of Payless Shoes and determined that he was intoxicated, officials said.
He was charged with misdemeanor DWI as well as other equipment violations. — READ
A West Virginia man was arrested on weapons possession charges Saturday after Greenview Motel staff found a loaded handgun, Riverhead police said. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a Queens man in connection with multiple thefts at the Lowe’s Home Improvement on County Road 58. (more…)
Riverhead Town police arrested a man for drug possession in Riverhead last Tuesday.
After Jermie Briggs, 40, was stopped for failing to signal when making a right turn from Zion Street onto Hubbard Avenue around 6:30 p.m., police learned he was in possession of crack cocaine and marijuana, officials said. READ
Police arrested a Riverhead man for providing a false report.
Kirk Alfaro, 49, reported a smell of gas at the old Riverhead Motors building on West Main Street Sunday around 10:40 p.m., but no source for the odor was found, officials said. READ
Riverhead Town police are investigating two armed robberies that occurred less than 15 minutes apart Saturday night at two gas stations. READ
Riverhead Town police charged a man with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated in Riverhead last Wednesday. READ
Two teenagers stole a pickup truck, then crashed during a police pursuit in the early morning hours on Sunday, Riverhead Town police said. READ