Riverhead Town Police detectives and Suffolk County Crime Stoppers are searching for a group of people wanted in connection with a forcible touching investigation at Splish Splash.
The police said that a group of males subjected female juveniles to unwanted physical contact while in the Wave Pool at Splish Splash Water Park, located at 2549 Splish Splash Drive, on August 21 at approximately 4:30 p.m.
Detectives are seeking the public’s help to locate the eight men and one woman shown on the photos released by Suffolk County Police for further questioning.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information 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 (http://www.tipsubmit.com/).
All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential, police said.
Editor’s note: A criminal charge is an accusation. By law, a person charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
We need your help.
Now more than ever, the survival of quality local journalism depends on your support. Our community faces unprecedented economic disruption, and the future of many small businesses are under threat, including our own. It takes time and resources to provide this service. We are a small family-owned operation, and we will do everything in our power to keep it going. But today more than ever before, we will depend on your support to continue. Support RiverheadLOCAL today. You rely on us to stay informed and we depend on you to make our work possible.