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Cops: Homeless man cut another man in fight at Rt. 58 gas station, charged with assault

A homeless man was arrested on an assault charge last night after a dispute at the Speedway gas station that sent another man to the hospital, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Riverhead firefighters knock down overnight house fire on Woodcrest Avenue

A 911 caller at approximately 12:15 a.m. reported smoke coming out of the residence, located north of Route 58 on Woodcrest Avenue.

Anonymous tip about ‘retaliation’ for yesterday’s fight led to police presence at Riverhead High School today

A 16-year-old boy was arrested, a security guard was injured and seven students were suspended as a result of the fight yesterday

Riverhead-based Bloods gang member charged in 2015 Riverside murder cops plea

Terrill Latney pleaded guilty to racketeering, including conspiring to distribute narcotics and participating in the murder of Thomas Lacolla, 27, on Nov. 17, 2015.

SUV strikes pole, overturns in Manorville

The driver of an SUV was injured when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a pole and overturned on Wading River-Manor Road Wednesday night.

Wrong-way crash leaves car hanging over bridge on I-495 in Riverhead

A wrong-way driver on the Long Island Expressway in Riverhead lost control and crashed on a median, his car coming to a stop with its front end hanging off a bridge abutment.

Update: Police say missing girl located unharmed

Police said Maria L. Felix, last seen Jan. 30 at about 5 p.m., had packed all her clothes in her backpack. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Southampton Town Police Department Detective Division at 631-702-2230

Wally Backman found not guilty after trial in Riverhead

L.I. Ducks manager Wally Backman was acquitted after a four-day criminal trial in Riverhead Justice Court.

Update: Missing teen located

The Riverhead Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating Michael Benson, 16, who left Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch at 298 Middle Road at about 1 a.m. on Jan. 21.

L.I. Ducks manager and former Mets star Wally Backman’s criminal trial underway in Riverhead

The criminal trial of L.I. Ducks manager and former N.Y. Mets second baseman Wally Backman on charges of harassment and criminal mischief got underway in Riverhead Town Justice Court today.
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