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09/08/18 6:00am

Four men were arrested for drug possession in Riverhead Monday.

Alexander Maldonado, Shaun Worthington Jr., Tymell Kimble and an unnamed 15-year-old were all charged with misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance at police headquarters around 4 p.m., officials said. They were processed and released on $100 bail and the minor was released to a parent, officials said.  READ

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09/01/18 6:00am

Two people were arrested for drug possession near Dariland Ice Cream in Riverhead last Tuesday.

Police stopped a car around 11:50 a.m. driven by Nicholas Fisher, officials said. Police asked the passenger, Kelly Richardson, to step out of the vehicle to be interviewed and as she complied a quantity of cocaine was seen on the passenger seat, officials said. Both were handcuffed and a search of the car was conducted. Police found crack cocaine in Ms. Richardson’s purse and more inside the car, officials said.  READ

08/29/18 7:53am
08/29/2018 7:53 AM

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify a group of people wanted in connection with a forcible touching investigation at a Calverton water park.

A group of males subjected young females to unwanted physical contact while in the wave pool at Splish Splash around 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 21, according to Suffolk County Police. READ

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08/25/18 6:00am

Riverhead Town police arrested a 26-year-old man for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated in Riverhead Sunday. 

Marcus Belcher of Riverhead was stopped on Doctors Path around 2:24 a.m. for making an improper left turn and failing to signal, officials said. Police then determined he was intoxicated and arrested him. He was taken to headquarters and held for arraignment, officials said.  READ

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08/11/18 6:00am

Riverhead Town police arrested a 14-year-old boy for his involvement in a robbery in Riverhead last Tuesday.

An employee of Tommy Hilfiger at Tanger Outlets reported that three females entered the store around 5:25 p.m. and removed merchandise from the store, officials said. When the employee confronted them one of the women used an electrical stun gun on the employee, officials said. READ