Images: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers handout

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man wanted for petit larceny from a Riverhead store last month.

A man stole two pairs of New Balance shoes valued at $140 from DSW at 1500 Old Country Road on Jan. 20 at approximately 3:50 p.m., according to Riverhead Town Police. The suspect, pictured in security camera images distributed by police, was described as a black male with a full beard. He was wearing a white shirt, a black jacket and a black hat.

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 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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