The 25-year-old Wading River man who was arrested Sunday following a “road rage” stabbing in Baiting Hollow had been previously charged after he struck a police officer responding to a call that he had trespassed aboard a yacht in Greenport. (more…)
David DeCarle of Riverhead holding his newborn son, Desmond James, last year. (Courtesy photo)
A 36-year-old motorcyclist died Monday afternoon after hitting a pothole on Reeves Avenue in Riverhead and losing control of his bike, Riverhead Town police said.
David DeCarle of Aquebogue was heading east shortly before 4:30 p.m. when he was thrown from the motorcycle, police said. He was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center, where he later died from his injuries, officials said. (more…)
The damaged home was boarded up in spots Friday morning. (Credit: Michael White)
Firefighters pulled an unconscious man from a house fire in Riverhead late Thursday after a woman and two small children escaped unharmed, Riverhead Town police said.