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Middle Island man facing multiple felony charges in connection with shots fired outside Riverhead bar May 28

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Riverhead Police have arrested a Middle Island man on multiple felony charges in connection with a shooting incident outside Mambo Grill and Lounge on East Main Street on May 28.

Police seek trio in connection with $10,000 gift card scam

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Police released this surveillance camera image depicting three suspects in a $10,000 gift card scam that victimized an elderly woman.

Police seek information about runaway from Little Flower in Wading River

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Riverhead Police said Deja Cowan, 14, left the Little Flower campus in Wading Riverhead April 30 at 11 p.m. and is believed to have left the area in a waiting vehicle. No foul play is suspected, police said.

Police seek boy, 16, missing from Timothy Hill ranch

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Police said Walter Alvarado-Cruz left the Timothy Hill facility on Middle Road Friday night. He is described as a Hispanic male, 5'-3" tall, 115 pounds with black hair and black eyes. Anyone with information is asked to call 631-727-4500.

Police chief: No evidence that opioids or fentanyl involved in recent incidents at Riverhead High School

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None of the three incidents involving students falling ill at Riverhead High School in recent days is believed to be related to opioids or fentanyl, Riverhead Police Chief David Hegermiller told RiverheadLOCAL this morning.

Cops: Resident injured in altercation with burglar in his home

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Riverhead Town Police are investigating a residential burglary on Hobson Drive in Riverhead last night that sent the resident to the hospital with minor injuries.

Cops charge man with felony assault after fight at Riverhead group home

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A resident of a group home on Roanoke Avenue is facing a felony assault charge after a fight that sent another resident to the hospital last night.

Police: Suspect charged in attempted robbery in Wading River

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Riverhead Police said John M. Marchese, 30, of Coram, entered the Speedway Gas store at 6305 Route 25A last night at about 8:15, demanded cash from an employee and then removed an item from the store without paying for it.

Riverhead police seek information about assault of male pedestrian late last night

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Police said the victim of an assault sought assistance at a home on Segal Avenue late last night. Anyone who may have witnesses the assault or who can provide any information is asked to call 631-727-4500. All calls will be kept confidential, police said.

Police seek information about deceased woman in submerged vehicle at Iron Pier Beach

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Riverhead Police have identified the woman found dead in a submerged vehicle at Iron Pier Beach June 29 and are asking the public for information.
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