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Police seek public’s help to locate missing teen

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The Riverhead Town Police Department is asking the public’s help to locate Autumn Tucker, a resident at Little Flower Children’s Services in Wading River, who left the facility at about 5 p.m. yesterday and has not returned, according to a police press release.

Police seek public’s help locating Riverhead man

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Riverhead Police are asking for the public's help in locating a Riverhead man, Scott Pepples, 45, 5-11, 210 lbs., brown eyes, black hair. Police said Pepples has ties to the Bay Shore area.

Timothy Hill residents arrested for attempted burglary at Riverhead Plaza card shop earlier this month

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Two juvenile residents of Timothy Hill Children's Ranch were arrested today and charged with attempted burglary after they were caught breaking into a card shop in a Route 58 shopping center earlier this month, according to Riverhead Police.

Dam Road closed today through Friday

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Dam Road in Calverton will be closed today through Friday at 4 p.m., according to the Riverhead Police Department.

Riverhead man charged with DWI after single-car overturn crash in Flanders: cops

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Police said the the 32-year-old Riverhead man traveling on Rt. 104 in Flanders drove off the roadway, struck several trees and overturned his vehicle at about 8 p.m. Monday.

Update: Police identify woman found deceased in Wading River Sunday

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Police identified the deceased woman as Joanna Derosse, 44, of Brentwood. The investigation into the woman's death remains ongoing, police said.

Aquebogue man and accomplice charged with threatening NYC synagogue after arrest in possession of weapons and swastika armband

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Christopher Brown, 21, of Aquebogue, made online statements threatening to "shoot up a synagogue," according to NYC police. Brown was in possession of a large hunting knife, a ski mask and a swastika armband when he and an accomplice were arrested in Penn Station late Friday night, police said.

Main Road in Aquebogue closed to traffic Saturday morning after crash

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Main Road in Aquebogue is closed to traffic this morning between Colonial Drive and Church Lane due to an early morning crash that snapped a utility pole.

Police seek help identifying man they say stole scooter from Target last month

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Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Riverhead Town Police Department are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man they say stole a GOTRAX scooter from the Riverhead Target on Route 58 last month.

Riverhead police seek help locating teen missing from Timothy Hill

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The Riverhead Town Police Department is asking the public’s help to locate 15-year-old Mya Feliciano-Rameriez, a resident at Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch in Riverhead, who left the facility at about 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 16 and has not returned.
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