Shortly after dusk Nov. 5, Daniel Flammia left Gala Fresh Farms in Riverhead after grocery shopping and began to walk home, a familiar ritual for the longtime resident. He had never driven a car.
His sister-in-law, Ellen Flammia, had cautioned him against walking at night. READ
A fire sparked in the garage of a Riverhead home Saturday morning, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
An East End Drug Task Force raid of a Horton Avenue home Friday resulted in three drug-related arrests, Riverhead Town police said. READ
A man said he was stabbed in the back by a woman at Hotel Indigo on West Main Street in Riverhead around 2 a.m. last Saturday, Riverhead Town police said. The victim was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center by Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance and treated for a laceration, police said. READ
A Suffolk County Transit minibus flipped onto its side after a collision at the intersection of Northville Turnpike and Middle Road Friday afternoon, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
Six water heaters were reported stolen from North Fork Plumbing on West Main Street in Riverhead last Thursday afternoon. The business told police someone had ordered six water heaters by phone and paid with a credit card that was later declined. READ
Like any cautious parent, Shawn Lopez had reservations about his son’s decision to ride a motorcycle. Growing up, Lee Lopez had driven dirt bikes and four-wheelers before transitioning to motorcycles.
“I didn’t want him to do that on Long Island,” Mr. Lopez said. READ
A gas station attendant was struck in the face by a suspect with a handgun during an attempted armed robbery early Thursday morning in Riverhead, according to Riverhead Town police. READ