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Cops charge teen in attempted robbery; search for second suspect continues

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Riverhead Police arrested Alexander Maldonado, 16, in connection with an attempted robbery on Roanoke Avenue Aug. 10. A second suspect remains at large, police said.

Police: Two men report attempted robbery on Roanoke Avenue Friday night

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Two men approached two others outside their residence on Roanoke Avenue just north of Pulaski Street and "demanded that they empty their pockets," police said.

Cops: Fatal motorcycle crash in Riverhead claims life of 23-year-old man

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Police said a 1988 Suzuki motorcycle was westbound on Hubbard Avenue shortly after midnight when it left the roadway in the area of Jackson Street and struck a tree.

Riverhead police seek information about auto repair shop burglary

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Riverhead Town Police detectives are investigating the burglary of a commercial building on Middle Road Thursday morning where several items were stolen, according to a press release.

Three injured in rollover crash on Horton and Reeves avenues

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Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle rollover accident at the intersection of Horton and Reeves avenues late Tuesday afternoon.

Two children ejected from vehicle and multiple others injured in crash near Splish Splash

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Two children were airlifted to Stony Brook after being ejected from a Jeep involved in a crash at the entrance to Splish Splash on Route 25 in Calverton Tuesday afternoon, Riverhead Town Police said.

Cops: Boy, 5, struck by pickup truck, seriously injured; driver charged with DWI

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A five-year-old boy riding a bicycle was seriously injured when he was struck by a pickup truck Saturday evening. He was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital and is in serious condition. The driver of the pickup was charged with driving while intoxicated, police said.

‘White lives matter’ flyers distributed in Calverton urge people to ‘take a stand’

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Residents in a Calverton neighborhood woke up today to find flyers in their driveways proclaiming "White Lives Matter," urging them to "take a stand" and signed with an email address containing the known white supremacist numeric symbol 1488.

Five-vehicle crash closes Sound Avenue in Baiting Hollow

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Sound Avenue was closed to traffic in Baiting Hollow this afternoon due to a multi-vehicle crash in the vicinity of Edwards Avenue.

Two injured in shooting on East Avenue

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Updated: Two people were shot in an incident after midnight on East Avenue in downtown Riverhead, police said.
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