Parvez Ahmad. (Credit: Riverhead Town Police Department)
Shah Nadeemul Hasan. (Credit: Riverhead Town Police Department)
Clerks at two local stores were busted Saturday in a police sting operation that found the clerks sold alcohol to minors, Riverhead Town police said.
The Riverhead Town Police Departments C.O.P.E. Unit conducted a New York State Liquor Authority compliance check at 24 establishments, officials said.
Two of those stores were found to be in violation of selling alcohol to patrons under the age of 21, police said.
Parvez Ahmad, 50, of Medford was arrested at the 7-Eleven gas station on Route 58 in Riverhead, officials said.
Shah Nadeemul Hasan, 42, of Middle Island was arrested at Valero on Route 25A in Wading River, officials said.
Both men were charged with first-degree unlawfully dealing with a child, police said.
Alfred Cowell. (Credit: Riverhead Town Police Department)
A Riverhead man was arrested Saturday after fleeing from police and crashing his vehicle into the Greenview Inn on West Main Street, Riverhead Town police said.
Eric Burton (Credit: Riverhead police department)
Police are asking for the public’s help after they said a mentally disabled Riverhead man went missing nearly one month ago. (more…)
The driver of this overturned vehicle on Main Road escaped serious harm late Saturday morning. (Credit: Paul Squire)
A driver barreled through a row of potted plants at a Main Road nursery in Aquebogue Saturday morning before crashing into a tree and flipping his SUV, Riverhead Town police said.
The man walked away with only a cut on his hand, police said. No one else was hurt in the crash, said Sgt. Thomas Lessard. (more…)
Police are seeking information about a potential arson in Millbrook Gables. (more…)
Timothy Murphy (center, holding plaque) has been named a top DWI cop again. (Credit: courtesy)
For the third year running, Riverhead Town police officer Timothy Murphy has been named the department’s top DWI-catching cop. (more…)
Peter Gevinski (Credit: RPD)
An Aquebogue man was arrested Friday morning for committing several residential burglaries dating back to last fall, Riverhead Town police said. (more…)
Brian Houpe Jr. (Credit: RPD)
Police have arrested the man they say is responsible for a pair of downtown robberies in Riverhead over the last week. (more…)