Excerpts from the Riverhead Town and Southampton Town Police Press Reports, July 23-29, 2012
22 July 2012 4:41 p.m. Albany Avenue, Flanders
Johanna Morales, 23, of Flanders, arrested for disorderly conduct after cursing at officers several times in a neighborhood with children and families outside.
22 July 2012 8:24 p.m. Nash Avenue, Flanders
Criminal mischief 4th, criminal trespass
An unknown person cut a window screen at a residence and entered. It appears that the subject was only inside for a short time.
23 July 2012
Albert Zachery arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree.
23 July 2012 2:47 p.m. County Route 51/Lake Avenue, Riverside
Denzel T. Faines, 21, of Medford, arrested after a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Country Route 51 and Lake Avenue, where it was discovered that his license was suspended. The defendant was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree and a vehicle and traffic law infraction. Further investigation revealed the defendant to be under the influence of drugs. A charge of driving while ability impaired by drugs was added.
23 July 2012, 3:08 p.m. Railroad Ave., Riverhead
An unknown person removed two chargers from a carry bag at the Riverhead railroad station.
23 July 2012 3:41 p.m. Glenwood Village, 1661 Old Country Road, Riverhead
An unknown person attempted to open a life insurance account using the complainant's personal information.
23 July 2012 4:09 p.m. Williams Way South, Calverton
An unknown person used the complainants credit card account number and purchased items on eBay.
23 July 2012 4:49 p.m. Splish Splash, 2549 Splish Splash Dr., Calverton
Endangering the welfare of the child
Noe Godoy-Castaneda arrested for forcible touching.
23 July 2012 5:30 p.m. East Main St., Riverhead
Unknown persons keyed the hood of the complainant's vehicle.
23 July 2012 9:03 p.m. Lowe's, 1461 Old Country Rd., Riverhead
An unknown white male removed a Husqvarna lawnmower, valued at $329, and fled from the store.
23 July 2012 9:34 p.m. Peconic Bay Medical Center, 1300 Roanoke Ave., Riverhead
Four Hispanic males robbed the complainant of $100 cash; turned over to detectives.
24 July 2012 8:00 a.m. Pine Street, Riverside
An unknown subject took a flashlight and license plates from a white 1993 Jeep that was parked in the complainant's driveway. The subject also took a grey and red Mongoose mountain bike from the backyard.
24 July 2012 10:27 a.m. Seafield sober house, 212 West Main St., Riverhead
An unknown person removed a chrome bike with red and black stripes valued at $100.
24 July 2012 10:28 p.m. Shamrock Gas Station, 301 Flanders Road, Riverside
Menacing 2nd, criminal mischief 4th
An unknown white male entered the store to buy cigarettes. Upon being asked for ID, the suspect became angry, began cursing at the complainant and walked out. When the suspect reentered and was asked to asked to leave, the suspect took out a knife and waved it at the complainant. Before pulling away in his vehicle, the suspect threw a metal pipe and broke a glass door.
24 July 2012 1:38 p.m. Stop & Shop, 1615 Old Country Rd., Riverhead
William Belcher arrested for petit larceny; defendant process arraigned and remanded to Suffolk County Jail on bail.
24 July 2012 3:06 p.m. Remsen Rd., Wading River
An unknown person attempted gain entry to a residence by prying at the windows with an unknown object.
24 July 2012 4:00 p.m. 210 Howell Ave., Riverhead
Donald B. Hansen, 61, arrested for criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree; defendant processed and released on a desk appearance ticket.
24 July 2012 6:21 p.m. 210 Howell Ave., Riverhead
Brian Anderson arrested for grand larceny in the fourth degree; defendant released on a desk appearance ticket.
24 July 2012 6:37 p.m. Splish Splash, 2549 Splish Splash Dr., Calverton
An unknown person entered a vehicle and removed the complainant's handbag containing a debit card, GPS, iPod and birth certificate, total value of $600.
25 July 2012 6:26 a.m. Old Orchard Rd., Wading River
Unknown persons entered an unlocked vehicle and removed assorted tools and prescription medication; total value of approximately $415.
25 July 2012 9:11 a.m. Maple Rd., Wading River
An unknown person entered the complainant's 2006 Nissan work truck and removed a Garmin GPS valued at $200.
25 July 2012 12:19 p.m. Herod Point Rd., Wading River
Joseph P. Bradley, 19, arrested for petit larceny and grand larceny in the fourth degree; defendant processed and confined.
25 July 2012 4:41 p.m. Herod Point Rd., Wading River
An unknown person removed a gray nursing bag and a Garmin GPS at an unknown time on this date.
25 July 2012 5:42 p.m. Herod Point Rd., Wading River
An unknown person removed one pill bottle and five packs of cigarettes at an unknown time on this date.
25 July 2012 8:19 p.m. Splish Splash, 2549 Splish Splash Dr., Calverton
An unknown person removed a cell phone wire adapter from a vehicle.
25 July 2012 8:28 p.m. Empire Gas, 1356 Old Country Rd., Riverhead
An unknown male left without paying for $60 worth of gas.
25 July 2012 8:35 p.m. Herod Point Rd., Wading River
An unknown person removed a black bag containing miscellaneous papers.
26 July 2012
John Melton arrested for petit larceny.
26 July 2012
William Melton arrested for petit larceny.
26 July 2012 6:48 a.m. 425 Doctors Path, Riverhead
Paul Booker Jr., 34, arrested for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in the third degree.
26 July 2012 10:49 a.m. 210 Howell Ave., Riverhead
Tara Rogers arrested on an active Riverhead Justice Court warrant.
26 July 2012 11:37 a.m. 210 Howell Ave., Riverhead
Anthony Durham, 25, arrested for criminal contempt and criminal obstruction of breathing; defendant processed and arraigned.
26 July 2012 2:39 p.m. Railroad Ave., Riverhead
Regina Dyson arrested for consumption of alcohol in public; defendant processed and released pending a future court date.
26 July 2012 3:52 p.m. Waldbaum's pharmacy, 1510 Old Country Rd., Riverhead
An unknown person used the complainant's debit card without her permission; investigation to continue.
26 July 2012 4:49 p.m. Osborne Ave., Riverhead
An unknown person used the complainant's credit card account number to make purchases at a Rite Aid and a CVS pharmacy.
26 July 2012 4:54 p.m. Evergreen Road, Flanders
Alfred A. Cowell, 32, of Flanders, arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree and unregistered motor vehicle. The defendant was released on bail.
26 July 2012 10:24 p.m. West Main St., Riverhead
An unknown person removed a pack of cigarettes at $10; investigation to continue.
26 July 2012 11:46 p.m. Southfield Rd., Calverton
An unknown male subject failed to pay a $20 cab fare.
27 July 2012 6:20 a.m. Flanders Road, Flanders
John H. Ward, 51, of Flanders, arrested for criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree.
27 July 2012 10:14 a.m. W. Main St., Riverhead
An unknown person removed $1000 cash from the complainant's residence; investigation to continue.
27 July 2012 10:20 a.m. Old Country Rd., Riverhead
Thomas P. Donohue arrested on multiple vehicle and traffic law violations. Defendant was observed attempting to evade a safety check point when it was discovered that his license was suspended 26 times; the defendant was remanded to Suffolk County Jail on bail.
27 July 2012 6:42 p.m. Old Quogue Road/Pine Street, Riverside
Malik J. Allen, 26, of Mastic, was arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, unlicensed operator and excessive noise. Police said the defendant is known to be a member of the Bloods street gang.
27 July 2012 11:57 p.m. Old Quogue Road, Riverside
Anthony D. Jenkins, 47, of Riverhead, arrested after attempting to flee from an officer on bicycle. The defendant fled for a short distance before almost falling off his bike and was apprehended. A search subsequent to arrest found the defendant to be in possession of a crack pipe and a small quantity of cocaine; defendant processed and held for arraignment.
28 July 2012
Douglas Simmons arrested for driving while intoxicated.
28 July 2012 7:13 a.m. Basso Motors, 1556 West Main St., Riverhead
An unknown subject entered and removed items.
28 July 2012 7:36 a.m. Trout Brook Ln., Aquebogue
There were 39 cases of criminal mischief reported in which residence mailboxes were damaged. Incidents were reported on Trout Brook Ln., Shade Tree Ln., Herricks Ln., Linda Avenue and Sound Shore Road. See story.
28 July 2012 12:33 p.m. Target, 1150 Old Country Rd., Riverhead
An unknown white female removed a Nintendo DS, valued at $149, at 7:39 p.m. on July 25, 2012; investigation to continue.
28 July 2012 8:20 p.m. Flanders Road, Riverside
Tammy L. Cipriano, 44, of Riverside arrested for prostitution and public lewdness.
28 July 2012 8:31 p.m. Flanders Road, Riverside
Carlos Gonzalez-Leverman, 26, of Riverhead, arrested for patronizing prostitute in the third degree. The defendant was observed by police in the bushes off Flanders Road having sex with Tammy Cipriano, 44, of Riverside. Cipriano reports charging Gonzalez-Leverman for sexual intercourse and Gonzalez-Leverman reports paying Cipriano $20 for sex.
28 July 2012 9:39 p.m. Lake Avenue, Riverside
Lisa Slackford, 29, of Mastic Beach, provided officers with several different names and birth dates when asked for ID, including that of her sister, who has four warrants; defendant arrested for criminal impersonation in the second degree, false personation and open container.
29 July 2012
Maria Glanton arrested for driving while intoxicated.
29 July 2012 12:29 a.m. Ludlam Avenue, Riverside
Cynthia Massenburg, 47, of Riverside, was arrested subsequent to a traffic stop during which she was found to be in possession of several crack pipes, hashish and marijuana. Defendant arrested for for criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, unlawful possession of marijuana and a vehicle and traffic law infraction.
29 July 2012 11:35 a.m. Fishel Ave., Riverhead
An unknown person shot a paintball gun at vehicles.
Editor's note: A criminal charge is an accusation. By law, a person charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.