A 78-year-old Riverhead man reported to police Monday that an unknown person used his personal information to open a Bethpage Federal Credit Union debit account and steal $33,000 from the complainant’s accounts. Riverhead detectives are investigating. READ
A 23-year-old Riverhead man was arrested by state police Sunday after being caught with a 2017 Yamaha dirt bike that was reported stolen in South Carolina. READ
State police arrested Juan Lopez-Ramos, 38, of Riverhead Sunday for felony driving while intoxicated charges.
After he was involved in an accident on County Road 105 around 5:36 p.m., police found his BAC to be .16 percent.
He was charged with felony DWI and held for morning arraignment, officials said. READ
Police arrested a Mastic Beach woman Sunday after she stole unspecified medication from Walmart in Riverhead.
Aleesha Strand, 24, was charged with misdemeanor petit larceny. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a 26-year-old man for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated in Riverhead Sunday.
Marcus Belcher of Riverhead was stopped on Doctors Path around 2:24 a.m. for making an improper left turn and failing to signal, officials said. Police then determined he was intoxicated and arrested him. He was taken to headquarters and held for arraignment, officials said. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a 48-year-old man for felony grand larceny in Calverton last Wednesday.
Anastasios Makropoulos was charged with third- and fourth-degree grand larceny and misdemeanor aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle stemming from an incident at Allied Building Supply around 9:10 a.m., officials said. READ
Riverhead Town Police arrested a 21-year-old man for criminal mischief last Thursday. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested a Wading River man for driving while intoxicated in Riverhead Sunday. READ