04/01/14 4:30pm
04/01/2014 4:30 PM

Kenneth Belcher (left) and Willie J. Blackmon.

Two Riverhead men who police say were caught with a loaded gun after one of the pair stole a bag of Snickers candy from a Mattituck home last week remain held in Suffolk County jail, a Southold town court clerk said.

And police reports show Kenneth Belcher — the 46-year-old man accused of the alleged theft — had been arrested for carrying drugs in Riverhead days before.  (more…)

01/25/14 6:38pm
01/25/2014 6:38 PM

A 44-year-old Calverton man was arrested for driving while under the influence of drugs Saturday morning in Mattituck, Southold Town police said.

John C. Brophy was stopped for failing to maintain his lane at Route 48 and Elijahs Lane about 9:53 a.m., police said. Police determined Mr. Brophy was impaired by drugs and he was charged with the misdemeanor DWI.

He was transported to headquarters and held for arraignment.

01/21/14 8:01am
01/21/2014 8:01 AM

A Flanders woman is facing a felony grand larceny charge after allegedly stealing a diamond and gold necklace from a Southold home, Southold Town police said.

Lynn Danowski, 36, was arrested by Southold police at her Flanders home on Nash Avenue last night, police said.

Ms. Danowski, an acquaintance of the Southold homeowner, is suspected of taking the $1,200 piece of jewelry on Jan. 11, police said.

She was charged with felony grand larceny, according to a police report.

She was taken to Southold Town police headquarters where she was held awaiting arraignment, the report stated.

Ms. Danowski also has two active warrants from Southampton Town Justice Court, police said.