• Suffolk County police responded to a burglary Aug. 4 on Harborview Avenue in Port Jefferson Station in which someone entered the home through an unlocked door and stole a laptop computer sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.• A 17-year-old boy from Port Jefferson Station has been arrested and charged with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor, after he punched a 16-year-old boy multiple times and sent him to Mather Hospital with a fractured bone and injuries requiring 18 stitches, according to police. Police said the fight happened at Charm City Drive and Gayle Court in Port Jefferson Station on Aug. 8 at 2 p.m.
• Two men were arrested in Riverhead Wednesday after police said they were caught firing a shotgun on Suffolk County parkland. Police officers narrowly missed being hit by the bullets, authorities said. According to Riverhead Town police, officers responded to a call Wednesday at 6:09 p.m. of gunshots being fired near Sound Avenue. Upon arrival, police searched the parkland near the place where the shots were reported in attempt to located the alleged gunmen.During the search, several additional shots were fired "just missing the officers," according to a report, with the bullets whizzing into the park. Further investigation revealed that two men had been firing a shotgun behind a Sound Avenue home, police said.