Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 38 year old Croton man, who is charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, BAC .18 of 1% or More, and Driving While Intoxicated, both Unclassified Misdemeanors, as well as multiple traffic infractions.
On June 6, 2021 at 10:49 pm, Yorktown Police received a report of an erratic operator on Commerce Street heading westbound onto Route 202. Officer Lizarzaburu responded to the scene and observed the described vehicle. The vehicle allegedly failed to maintain its lane multiple times and was being operated in a manner which was impeding other vehicles. Officer Lizarzaburu conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle and identified the driver as the defendant. After conducting an investigation at the scene, it is alleged that the defendant operated a motor vehicle while intoxicated by alcohol. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for arrest processing. After further investigation at the Yorktown Police Department, it is alleged that the defendant had a BAC of .18 or more.
After processing, the defendant was issued traffic tickets for the above charges and released on his own recognizance to a responsible adult. The defendant is due to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 17, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 41-year-old male from Poughkeepsie, NY on two Arrest Warrants issued by the Yorktown Justice Court for failure to appear.
According to police, on June 2, 2021 at about 1:30 pm, Yorktown Police were notified by the Putnam County Sheriffs Office that they had the defendant in custody, who had two active Arrest Warrants in the Town of Yorktown. After further investigation, it’s alleged that the defendant failed to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on May 11, 2021 in reference to two separate cases. The defendant was previously arrested for petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property.
The defendant was released from the Putnam County Sheriffs Office and was taken into custody by Yorktown Police at 157 Bryant Pond Road in Putnam County. The defendant was transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for arrest processing, where it was discovered that the defendant had an active warrant out of Orange County, NY. The defendant was arraigned by the Honorable Gary Raniolo, who released the defendant on his own recognizance on the Yorktown charges. The defendant was turned over to the Orange County Sheriffs Office in reference to their warrant. The defendant was instructed to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 15, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 36 year old Mohegan Lake man, who is charged with Criminal Mischief 4th Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
On May 17, 2021 at 6:05 am, Yorktown Police received a report of a tire being intentionally punctured some time during the previous night causing the tire to go flat. Following an investigation, which included reviewing surveillance cameras in the area, it is alleged that the defendant, who was known to the victim, intentionally caused damage to a tire on the victim’s vehicle.
On May 18, 2021 at about 10:30 pm, the defendant voluntarily surrendered at Yorktown Police Headquarters, where he was placed under arrest.
On May 19, 2021 at 11:30 am, the defendant was arraigned on the above charge by the Honorable Salvatore Lagonia, who issued a Temporary Order of Protection on behalf of the victim and released the defendant on his own recognizance. The defendant is due appear before the Yorktown Justice Court on June 1, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 64 year old Yorktown man, who is charged with Grand Larceny 4th Degree, a Class “E” Felony.
On March 24, 2021 at 6:35 pm, Yorktown Police received a report of a stolen wallet that had been left in a shopping cart at Lowe’s. The victim told the responding officer that a purchase had just been made at another location using a credit card that was inside the stolen wallet. Following an investigation, a suspect was identified as the defendant and it is alleged that the defendant located the wallet in a shopping cart at Lowe's and unlawfully used the victim's credit card at another location.
On May 17, 2021 the defendant voluntarily surrendered at Yorktown Police Headquarters, where he was placed under arrest. The defendant was released on his own recognizance and is due to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on June 3, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 15 year old from Peekskill, New York, who is charged with Juvenile Delinquency, the underlying charge if committed by an adult being Criminal Mischief 4th Degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor.
According to Police, on March 23, 2021 at 11:50 am, PO Curtin responded to 359 Downing Drive for a report of a fight in progress. Following an investigation, it is alleged that the 15 year old defendant threw a chair at a vehicle, causing damage. The subject left the scene prior to police arrival, but was later identified during further investigation.
On May 13, 2021 the 15 year old and a parent responded to Yorktown Police Headquarters and was processed on the Juvenile Delinquency charge. The Juvenile was issued a Juvenile Appearance Ticket and is due to appear at the Westchester County Department of Probation on May 20, 2021 at 9:00 am.
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