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Cops: Audi convertible swiped from pump at Route 58 gas station

A vehicle parked at a gas station on Route 58 was stolen by two men yesterday at about 6:30 p.m., Riverhead Police said in a press release last night.

Alleged gang member gets 20-year sentence for racketeering

A member of a Riverhead-based street gang was sentenced Monday to 20 years in federal prison for racketeering, including conspiring to distribute narcotics and participating in the murder of a man in Riverside in November 2015.

Manorville man charged with murder

A Manorville man has been charged with murder in the strangulation death of a woman whose body was found in a wooded area east of Winding Path in Manorville on July 30.

Two men charged in violent hold-up at Jamesport gas station Sunday night, police say; third suspect remains at large

Three suspects fled in a van, which then crashed into a building in Aquebogue. Police arrested two suspects at the scene of the crash. A third remains at large, police said.

Police: Riverhead man stabbed in Flanders early Sunday morning

Southampton Town Police are investigating a stabbing in Flanders early this morning. They ask anyone with information to call detectives at 631-702-2230.

Woman surprises burglar, uses medical alert device to call for help: cops

A Riverside man is facing burglary and resisting arrest charges following his arrest in Southampton Town yesterday.

Police investigate shooting that injured two males Friday night on Ostrander Avenue near Middle Road

Riverhead Police detectives are investigating a shooting that injured two males on Ostrander Avenue near Middle Road shortly before 9 p.m. last night. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 631-727-4500 Ext.328.

Stolen vehicle involved in single-car crash on Northville Turnpike, operator fled on foot: police

A vehicle stolen from a parking lot on East Main Street was involved in a single-car crash on Northville Turnpike near Oliver Street around 2:30 this morning, Riverhead Town Police said.

Cops: Man cut during brawl near train station Friday night

Riverhead police said a dispute over a bicycle near the train station on Railroad Avenue developed into a fight involving a large group of males, resulting in one man being taken to the hospital with for treatment of a cut to his leg. Police are asking anyone with information to call them at 631-727-4500.

Cops: Drunk driver in crash with marked police unit Saturday night in Riverhead

Riverhead Police charged a man with aggravated driving while intoxicated after a crash with a marked police car on West Main Street last night.
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