Cops: 2 armed men rob store in Riverhead

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Two armed males robbed a seasonal Halloween store in Riverhead Town on Saturday night, fleeing with an undisclosed amount of cash, authorities said.

Police were called to the 1100 block of Old Country Road at 9:49 p.m., officers said. No injuries were reported.

Riverhead Police Detective Michael Henry said the masked assailants entered the store brandishing handguns and stole money from the cash register.

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They fled on foot south of the store and across a parking lot, authorities said. Police are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call Riverhead Police Department at 631-727-4500.

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