Police released this image of a CAT excavator. Photo: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify the individual(s) who stole an excavator in Riverhead this year.

A Caterpillar 315 CL excavator was stolen from 111 Maestro Road in Calverton sometime between April 20 and May 5. The serial number is CJC00501. The value of the equipment is estimated at $100,000.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at www.tipsubmit.com. All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.  

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