Police: Man tried to get into Splish Splash with BB gun

Riverhead police say they arrested a man after he tried to get into the Splish Splash water park with a BB gun in his backpack.

News 12 Staff

Sep 2, 2019, 2:07 AM

Updated 1,758 days ago

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Riverhead police say they arrested a man after he tried to get into the Splish Splash water park with a BB gun in his backpack.
Officers were called to the scene around 12:30 p.m.
At first, Splish Splash employees who were checking bags at the entrance thought it was a real gun. That's when they say the suspect, Shemari McKenzie, ran off.
He was found a short time later and arrested for obstructing government authority.
 


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