Southampton Town police arrested five people for drug possession in Riverside Saturday.
Donna Hill, 36, of Calverton; Shawanna James, 44, of Riverside; Benjamin Oliver, 28, of Mattituck; Giancarlo Santillo of Riverhead; and Cecil Trent, 53, also of Riverhead, were seen loitering on Old Quogue Road around 8:15 p.m. and police learned they were in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia, officials said.
An unlicensed Flanders man was arrested on a felony charge Sunday after he was caught driving drunk on Flanders Road, according to a Southampton Town police report.
An unlicensed Flanders man was caught driving drunk early Monday morning on Flanders Road and his passenger was arrested on drug charges, according to a Southampton Town police report.
Jorge Cabrera, 35, was pulled over around 3 a.m. for failing to maintain his lane and driving with a broken rear passenger tail light, officials said.
Incoming Southampton Town Police Chief Steven Skrynecki discussed immigration, opioid addiction and improving community relations during a recent meeting in Flanders.
Mr. Skrynecki is currently working on a consulting basis until mid-April, when he formally becomes chief. He said he plans to hold additional meetings throughout Southampton Town and hopes to hear feedback from the community.
Southampton Town police arrested a Riverhead man for driving with a suspended license in Westhampton last Thursday. READ
A Riverside man was arrested last Thursday after he allegedly threw unknown objects at a vehicle using his driveway to turn around, according to a police report. READ
A woman was taken to the hospital Tuesday after her pickup truck crashed into a tree on Nugent Drive in Riverside, authorities at the scene said.
The crash was reported around 3:15 p.m. and the victim was taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries, Southampton police said.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Southampton Town police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man who burglarized a salon in Riverside, according to a press release.