The police scanner blared out an alert last Tuesday evening: on Roanoke Avenue, a taxi had collided with a van while pulling into a driveway. From her home a few miles away, Amanda Byrnes, a single mother of three and office manager at East End Transmissions, listened in.
A disagreement between a recent Riverhead High School graduate and his parents has led to a nearly five-month mystery over the man’s whereabouts. READ
An investigation into Monday’s shooting on East Avenue led to the arrest of a Riverhead man Wednesday, according to Town police. READ
A woman recently arraigned on a drug charge escaped custody today while being held at police headquarters, Riverhead Town police said. She is still being sought after by police. READ
An unknown snowmobiler caused thousands of dollars worth of damage at a Riverhead golf course on Saturday following the first snowfall of the season, town police said. READ
A Riverhead man was arrested late Friday night after he shoved the night manager at the 7-Eleven near Doctors Path while stealing a bagel, Riverhead Town police said. READ
Darwin Kukush-Chombique, 30, of East Hampton was arrested Dec. 11 around 2 a.m. on Route 58 in Riverhead and charged with driving while intoxicated, police said. READ
A loss prevention employee at the Route 58 Kmart led Riverhead Town police to three men who were found in possession of counterfeit money Friday, according to a news release. (more…)