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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 1 am EDT Friday... * locations...low lying coastal areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...1 to 1 1/2 ft above astronomical tides tonight. * Timing...minor flooding around the times of high tide tonight. * Impacts...minor flooding of the most vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads...and adjacent properties due to height of storm tide or wave splashover tonight. Inundation of 1 to 1 1/2 ft above ground level in the lowest lying spots. A few Road closures likely with a low threat of property damage. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...Western l.I. Sound water levels for tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. .................................(mllw/mhhw).................. Kings Point NY......1136 PM..10.5-11.0/2.7-3.2......minor..... Bridgeport CT.......1148 PM...9.6-10.1/2.3-2.8......minor..... New Haven CT........1147 PM....8.8-9.3/2.1-2.6......min-mod... Old Field NY........1150 PM...9.5-10.0/2.2-2.7......minor..... Glen Cove NY........1152 PM..10.4-10.9/2.5-3.0......minor..... -- Thursday May.25 17,09:36 PM

SCPD Advisory: Wanted for Fatal Hit and Run

Police are looking for the man who fatally struck a pedestrian in Riverhead.

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Riverhead, NY - May 29, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Riverhead Police Department are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who fatally struck a female pedestrian in Riverhead last year.
 
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013, the driver of a 2000 Cadillac was traveling east on County Road 58, near Woodcrest Avenue, when he struck and killed Kristina Tfelt, a 26-year-old single mother. The Cadillac was reported stolen minutes after the crash.
 
The suspect, who fled the scene on foot, is described as a black male with light to medium brown skin.  He was clean-shaven and had a medium build.  Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to call the Riverhead Police Department at (631) 727-4500 ext. 318.  To the right is a picture of the victim and her baby.
 
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.