Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 50 year old Bronx man, who is charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th Degree, a Class "E" Felony.
On March 15, 2021 at approximately 10:15 am, Officer Kaen was on patrol and advised of a possible stolen vehicle traveling northbound on the Taconic State Parkway. Lt. Foley, Officer Kaen and multiple other Yorktown Police Officers responded to the area and located a vehicle matching the description. A traffic stop was initiated on the Taconic State Parkway, in the vicinity of Route 132, and the operator was identified as the defendant. Following an investigation, it is alleged that the defendant was in possession of a 2016 Tesla that had been reported stolen in New York City. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters.
The defendant was processed at Police Headquarters on the above charge and released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on April 1, 2021 at 6:00 pm.
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