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Riverhead Police have arrested a man in connection with a burglary this morning of the Speedway gas station on Old Country Road at Ostrander Avenue.

Police said they received a call of about a burglary in progress at the gas station at 4:18 a.m.

Patrol units responded to the scene and determined that a burglary had occurred, according to a police press release. While canvassing the area, police found a subject who matched the description of the suspect.

After an investigation, police arrested Brandon A. Dazoo, 27, who police said is undomiciled, on a charge of Burglary in the Third Degree. Dazoo was transported to Riverhead Police headquarters, processed and held for arraignment, police said.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Riverhead Police at 631-727-4500.

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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