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Two men arrested in Riverhead robbery, police say

Antonio Chin, 35, of Riverhead, and Jaime R.

Antonio Chin, 35, of Riverhead, and Jaime R. Xiquin-Valdez, 26, of Riverhead, were arrested Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, and charged with first-degree robbery after town police said they robbed a 24-year-old man of his wallet around 10 p.m. on Railroad Avenue in Riverhead. Credit: Riverhead Town Police

Two Riverhead men were arrested and charged with first-degree robbery after police said they stole a wallet from a 24-year-old man on a street Saturday night in Riverhead.

Riverhead Town police said Jaime R. Xiquin-Valdez, 26, and Antonio Chin, 35, were arrested after being identified by the 24-year-old victim.

Arraignment details were not immediately available.

Police said the victim contacted police at 10:11 p.m. Saturday, telling them he'd been robbed by the two men on Railroad Avenue -- the suspects stealing his wallet. A search located the suspects on nearby Osborne Avenue. It was not clear how much was taken or if the property was recovered.

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