Cops: Pair face multiple felony charges after traffic stop on Peconic Avenue

Riverhead Police report the arrest this morning of two people on multiple felony charges following a traffic stop on Peconic Avenue.

Police say the driver of the vehicle, Adam Hunstein, 33, of Bay Shore, was driving without a license and was in possession of crack cocaine. Hunstein’s license has been revoked, police said in a news release this afternoon.

During the investigation, Hunstein and his passenger, Colleen Brown, 32, of Flanders, were found in possession of stolen credit/debit cards, police said.

Hunstein was charged with five counts of fourth degree criminal possession of stolen property, a Class E felony; one count of felony possession of stolen property in the fifth degree, a class A misdemeanor; one count of felony possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a class A misdemeanor; and one count of aggravated driving without a license of a motor vehicle in the second degree, an unclassified misdemeanor, police said.

Brown was charged with five counts of fourth degree criminal possession of stolen property, a Class E felony and one count of fifth degree criminal possession of stolen property, a Class A misdemeanor. .

Hunstein and Brown were arrested and transported to the Riverhead Police Department for processing and held for arraignment, police said.

Editor’s note: A criminal charge is a charge. A person accused of a crime is presumed innocent unless proven guilty by a court.

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