A roadside sobriety checkpoint set up overnight Saturday off Flanders Road at Enterprise Zone Drive in Riverside resulted in four arrests for driving while intoxicated and an arrest for possession of a loaded firearm, Southampton Town police said. The checkpoint, where 216 vehicles were screened, was part of the East End DWI Task Force, police said. READ
A Riverside man was arrested after he was found to have trespassed at Phillips Avenue Elementary School Friday afternoon, according to police.
Cecil Trent, 54, was reportedly known to be from the Riverhead area by a school employee who said it was the third time she saw him at the school, police said. READ
A Calverton man was arrested for drunken driving last Sunday morning in Riverside, leading to a felony charge, according to Southampton Town police.
Dwayne Mitchell, 34, was traveling north on Flanders Road when police stopped him for a violation and noticed a smell of alcohol on his breath, police said.
Mr. Mitchell was found to be intoxicated, police said. — READ
A Riverhead woman was arrested Friday after police found her with an electric pink stun gun during a traffic stop in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ
Southampton Town police arrested a Flanders man for felony forgery in Aquebogue last Wednesday.
Pablo Ajcuc, 19, was in the back seat of a car that was stopped for a traffic infraction near Cypress Avenue and Silverbrook Drive around 6:50 p.m. and police determined he was in possession of a bag of marijuana and a forged driver’s license, officials said. READ
A Flanders woman was arrested on felony drug charges Friday night after police received a report of a woman selling narcotics from her vehicle at a rest stop in Flanders, according to Southampton Town police. READ
A Riverhead man was caught driving drunk last Tuesday after a caller reported an erratic driver in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ
A Riverhead man was arrested last Monday after police found a bag of cocaine hidden inside a baby’s shoe inside the center console of the man’s vehicle during a traffic stop in Riverside, according to Southampton Town police. READ