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Riverhead man charged with assault after punching woman during argument over wearing a face covering: cops

The two were passengers aboard a county bus and got into an argument when she asked him to wear a face mask while riding the bus, police said.

Police seek information about missing teen

Police are looking for Tyrell Wilson, 15, a Black male, 5’-3” tall, 120 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair who went missing from Timothy Hill Children's Ranch on July 7. No foul play is suspected, police said.

Suffolk cops warn of counterfeit oxycodone pills that contain fentanyl

The counterfeit pills bear the markings of 30 mg oxycodone and may not be distinguishable from authentic prescription oxycodone, police said. Ingestion of fentanyl may result in overdose and death.

Jeep gets stuck in sand, goes up in flames at Reeves Beach

A Jeep got stuck in the sand on Reeves Beach Sunday afternoon and then caught fire, becoming fully engulfed. No one was injured in the incident. The operator, who had a 4x4 permit, was issued a summons for driving on the beach before 6 p.m.

Sentencing postponed a fourth time for drunk driver who killed Wading River Boy Scout in 2018

Thomas Murphy, 60, convicted in December on multiple felonies in the drunk driving death of Andrew McMorris, 12, of Wading River, is now due to appear in court on July 31.

Southampton Police investigate stabbing in Riverside Wednesday afternoon

Southampton Town Police are seeking information about a stabbing yesterday afternoon in the area of the Riverside traffic circle.

Update: Police locate teen missing from Little Flower

The Riverhead Police Department is requesting the public's help in locating Leo Hernandez, 14, who is missing from Little Flower Children’s Services in Wading River.

Police: Two more boys reported missing from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch

Melvin Daniels, 14, left, and Tyrell Wilson, 15, have been reported missing from Timothy Hill Children's Ranch. .Anyone with information is asked to call Riverhead Town Police at 631-727-4500 ext. 312.

Police seek information on another teen missing from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch

Police said Jordan Spraker was last seen at Timothy Hill Children's Ranch on June 5. Jordan, 17, is described as 165 pounds with straight blonde hair and blue eyes. No foul play is suspected. Anyone with information is asked to call 631-727-4500 ext. 312

Police seek teens missing from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch since Sunday

Elijah Little, 18, left and Kleven Valle, 15, and , were last seen leaving Timothy Hill Children's Ranch together on May 31 at 4:30 p.m., according to Riverhead Town Police.
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