Dancing in the streets leads to drug arrest


A 37-year-old Riverside man was arrested after police received a 911 call reporting a man dancing in the street near Marcy and Osborn avenues late Friday in Riverhead, police said.

Upon arrival, officers found Willie Bryant, who appeared to be under the influence of narcotics, in the roadway just before 10 p.m., according to a police report.

He was found holding 10 small bags of what tested positive for heroin, and a cigarette that tested positive for PCP, the report reads.

Mr. Bryant was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and two counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, police said.

He has a history of drug-related arrests in the Riverhead area.