Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police released this security camera image of two women wanted in connection with a petit larceny from Target on Dec. 7.

Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two women who stole merchandise from a Riverhead store last year.

Police said in a press release issued this morning that the two women pictured in this surveillance camera image stole bedding from Target on Dec. 7 at approximately 2:30 p.m. The stolen merchandise has a value of approximately $300, police said. The women fled the parking lot in an Infiniti QX 80 with California plates 8FFU050. The plates had previously been reported stolen, police said.

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, police said.  

Editor’s note: A criminal charge is an accusation. A person charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

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Denise is a veteran local reporter, editor, attorney and former Riverhead Town councilwoman. Her work has been recognized with numerous awards, including investigative reporting and writer of the year awards from the N.Y. Press Association. She is a founder, owner and co-publisher of this website.Email Denise.