Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 47-year-old Stamford, CT resident, who is charged with two counts of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child, a Class “E” Felony, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated BAC .18% or More, an Unclassified Misdemeanor, two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a Class “A” Misdemeanor, and Multiple Traffic Infractions.
On July 23, 2022 at 5:48 PM, Yorktown Police received a request from a mother to check on the welfare of her children, a 14-year-old girl and a 11-year-old boy. The caller stated that the children called her and said they were scared because their father, the defendant, was driving erratically and they were afraid he might crash. The caller stated the children had exited the defendant’s vehicle on Route 6 when it stopped at a red light and were now stranded on the side of the road. Officer Campion responded to the scene, located the children, and initiated an investigation. The children were safely transported to the Yorktown Police Department where they were reunited with their mother. A short time later Officer Campion observed the defendant’s vehicle driving on Route 6 allegedly committing multiple traffic infractions. Officer Campion conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle and identified the driver as the defendant. After an investigation at the scene of the stop it is alleged that the defendant was operating a vehicle while intoxicated by alcohol. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing. After additional investigation it is further alleged that the defendant was operating a vehicle while intoxicated with two children as passengers, the defendant endangered the welfare of the children, and had a BAC of .18% or more.
After processing the defendant was arraigned by the Honorable Judge Cohen-Pierson. A Temporary Order of Protection was issued on behalf of the victims and the defendant was released on his own recognizance to a responsible adult. The defendant is due to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on August 4, 2022 at 6:00 PM.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 37-year-old Cortlandt Manor man, who is charged with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, a Class “D” Felony, and Falsifying Business Records 1st Degree, a Class “E” Felony.
On May 3, 2022 at 5:59 PM, Yorktown Police received a report of a vehicle being purchased with a forged check. Officer Battista responded and met with the victim and began an investigation. After the investigation, it was determined that the check was not forged but that a grand larceny had been committed and business records had been falsified. The victim made an agreement for the defendant to sell a vehicle on his behalf. It is alleged that the defendant sold the victim’s vehicle to a third party but told the victim the price of the sale was $6,000.00 less than the actual price. The defendant allegedly created a forged invoice for the sale from his business to conceal the discrepancy and kept the $6,000.00 difference for himself. Officer Battista spoke with an attorney representing the defendant and arranged for the defendant to voluntarily surrender himself.
On July 21, 2022 at 5:15 PM the defendant voluntarily surrendered himself at Yorktown Police Headquarters and was placed under arrest by Officer Battista. After arrest processing was completed the defendant was arraigned by the Honorable Judge Cohen-Pierson and released on his own recognizance. He is due to return to the Yorktown Justice Court on September, 2022 at 6:00 PM.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 34-year-old Ossining, NY resident who is charged with Burglary in the First Degree, a Class “B” Felony.
On May 29, 2022 at 4:22 PM, Yorktown Police responded to a Yorktown Residence for a domestic incident which occurred in the past. Upon arrival PO Curtis was assigned to investigate the incident, which allegedly occurred on May 27, 2022. Through further investigation it is alleged that the defendant entered the victim’s dwelling unlawfully. While inside the dwelling the defendant allegedly caused physical injury to the victim and damaged property.
The defendant was arrested on unrelated charges in the City of Yonkers, who advised Yorktown Police that the defendant was in their custody. Yorktown Police then responded to the City of Yonkers Police Department and took custody of the defendant. The defendant was then placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for arrest processing.
After processing, the defendant was arraigned in the Yorktown Justice Court on the above charge and was remanded without bail to the Westchester County Jail. The defendant was then turned over to Westchester County Corrections and is due to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 2, 2022 at 6:00 PM.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 50 year old Yorktown man, who is charged with one count of Aggravated Harassment in the 2nd Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
On April 29, 2022 at about 1:30 pm, Yorktown Police responded to 345 Kear Street for a report of an aggravated harassment complaint. Following an investigation at the scene, it is alleged that the defendant placed the victim in fear by threatening to kill the victim. Officers on patrol located the defendant at the DeVito Memorial Park, where the victim identified the defendant, and the defendant was then placed under arrest.
The defendant was charged with one count of Aggravated Harassment 2nd Degree and released on his own recognizance. The defendant is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on May 17, 2022 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 17-year-old Yorktown man, who is charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th Degree, a Class "E" Felony, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 7th Degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor, as well Unsafe Lane Change, a Traffic Infraction.
On April 11, 2022 at approximately 5:56 pm, Yorktown Police received a report of a larceny from a motor vehicle which was parked at Turkey Mountain Park on Saw Mill River Road. It was alleged that several items, including a cell phone, were taken from the vehicle.
On April 27, 2022, the victim contacted Yorktown Police and advised officers that the cell phone had been turned on and was able to determine its location. Following an investigation, the defendant was identified and it is alleged that the defendant was unlawfully in possession of a stolen cell phone, as well as 22 Vyvanse pills, a controlled substance. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for arrest processing.
The defendant was processed, issued a juvenile appearance ticket and released to a parent. The defendant is due to appear in the Felony Youth Part of the Westchester County Superior Court on May 5, 2022 at 2:00 pm.
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