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Man, 21, found dead of self-inflicted gunshot wound at South Jamesport Beach, cops say

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A young man was found dead at South Jamesport Beach early Monday morning, according to Riverhead Police.

Riverhead Police seek help locating man missing from W. Main Street group home

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Dennis Dewitt, 62, was reported missing yesterday from Concern for Independent Living, 260 West Main Street in Riverhead. He was last seen at about 1 p.m. Nov. 30.

Aquebogue man, 35, struck and killed by truck at Calverton propane facility

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A worker at a Calverton propane facility was killed today when he was struck by a tanker truck, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Cops: Mill Road crash sends two people to hospital

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A northbound vehicle appears to have crossed into the oncoming lane, causing a near head-on collision, police said.

East End DWI Task Force checkpoints net four arrests in Riverhead

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Four people were arrested last night during an East End DWI Task Force enforcement effort in Riverhead Town.

Riverhead police car sideswiped in accident on Route 58 Tuesday

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A Riverhead police car was sideswiped in a minor accident in front of Lowe's on Route 58 Tuesday morning.

Smoky brush fire next to Riverhead High School is quickly extinguished by firefighters Monday

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A brush fire along the property line of Riverhead High School was quickly stamped out by Riverhead firefighters Monday afternoon. Generating large clouds of smoke...

Cops: Two burglars caught red-handed

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Police responded to a burglar alarm at the Speedway gas station on Route 58 near Tanger Outlets at 2:05 a.m. Sunday and caught two men on the premises.

Cops: Bay Shore man charged in theft of $4,784 worth of power tools from Riverhead Home Depot

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A Bay Shore man has been arrested on grand larceny charges in connection with the theft of merchandise from the Riverhead Home Depot store...

Woman allegedly stole $1,000+ of clothing from Polo store, charged with grand larceny

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Mellissa Tricoche, 51, allegedly removed $1,099 worth of clothing from Polo on August 25, 2017.