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"Areal Flood Advisory" The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a * flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for... western Suffolk County in southeastern New York... * until 200 PM EDT * at 1158 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. Radar estimates that one half to one inch of rain has already fallen, and that additional rainfall of up to one half inch is likely. * Some locations that could experience flooding include... Islip, Shirley, Medford, Patchogue, Center Moriches, Holbrook, Bay shore, Sayville, Mastic, Yaphank, East Patchogue, North Bay Shore, East Islip, North Bellport and Bohemia. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Lat...Lon 4070 7321 4075 7333 4085 7287 4080 7270 4074 7298 4074 7302 4073 7303 4071 7311 4072 7312 4070 7313 4069 7319 Goodman -- Tuesday Mar.28 17,01:36 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.