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Riverhead police: one man arrested in downtown burglary, second suspect remains at large

Police located one suspect in a reported burglary early Tuesday morning, but a second suspect fled the area and remains at large.

Riverhead Police investigate reported assault and attempted robbery

A 25-year-old Hispanic male reported being struck on the head with a blunt object in an attempted robbery that sent him to Peconic Bay Medical Center's emergency room early Saturday morning.

Cops seek man who used counterfeit money at Calverton gas station

Police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man they say passed counterfeit bills at a Calverton gas station last month.

West Main Street ice cream shop burglarized Tuesday night

Riverhead Police are seeking the public’s assistance with the investigation of a burglary at Snowflake Ice Cream last night.

Police seek public help in assault investigation

Riverhead Police are investigating a possible assault at the Quick Stop Deli at 1172 West Main Street in Riverhead, where the alleged victim provided police with a false name.

Riverhead man faces felony drug charges after drug task force raid

A Riverhead man is facing felony drug charges after the East End Drug Task Force and Riverhead Town Police executed a search warrant at his Oakland Drive North house today.

Cops: Riverhead man faces arson charge after tossing Molotov cocktail at neighbor’s house

A 21-year-old Riverhead man with a violent criminal record threw a Molotov cocktail at a home on Sigal Avenue last night, according to Riverhead Police.

Cops search for man who reportedly stole packages from shoppers, threatened them with handgun

Riverhead Police are seeking the public’s help to locate a man with a four-door red Toyota who reportedly threatened a shopper at Tanger Outlets...

Riverhead man with a history of fleeing police tries it again, gets caught: cops

A Riverhead man faces a slew of charges after crashing a car on West Main Street following a police pursuit and then attempting to flee police on foot yesterday.

Riverhead man pleads guilty to rape, sexual assault involving a minor

Shawn Foreman, 33, pleaded guilty to charges of rape in the second degree, sexual abuse in the third degree and endangering the welfare of a child.
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