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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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