Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 17 year old Brooklyn NY resident who is charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 2nd Degree, an Unclassified Misdemeanor, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th Degree, a Class “E” Felony.
According to police, on June 8, 2020 at approximately 5:54 pm, Officer Hannigan was on patrol when he observed a vehicle parked on the shoulder of Route 118. Officer Hannigan stopped to check on the operator, who was later identified as the defendant, to see if he needed any assistance. While speaking to the defendant, Officer Hannigan allegedly detected the strong odor of marijuana emanating from within the vehicle. Following an investigation at the scene, it’s alleged that the defendant was operating a motor vehicle while his privilege to do so was suspended and that the vehicle had previously been reported stolen to the New York City Police Department. Additionally, it’s alleged that a quantity of marijuana was recovered from within the vehicle. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing.
Following processing on the charges, the defendant was issued an appearance ticket and released on his own recognizance to the custody of a family member. The defendant is due to appear in the Westchester County Court, Felony Youth Part, on July 16, 2020 at 2:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 60 year old Yorktown man who is charged with two counts of Menacing in the Second Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
According to Yorktown Police, on May 4, 2020 at around 1:00 pm, Officer Palladino and several other Yorktown Police Officers responded to a report of a domestic incident. After an investigation was conducted at the scene, it is alleged that the defendant menaced two victims with a hatchet. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for arrest processing.
Following processing, the defendant was arraigned on the above charges by the Honorable Salvatore Lagonia, who issued a temporary order of protection on behalf of the two victims. The defendant was then released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 2, 2020 at 6:00 pm.
Connecticut Man Charged with Menacing After Allegedly Pointing AR-15 at Victim Following Road Rage Incident
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 32 year old man from New Fairfield, CT, who is charged with Menacing in the Second Degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor.
On January 31, 2020, Officer Hannigan took a report of road rage incident that took place in the area Rutledge Drive. The victim told police that at approximately 4:45 pm, the defendant pointed a black colored AR-15-style rifle at him following a road rage incident. Yorktown Police were able to identify a suspect, who voluntarily surrendered himself at Yorktown Police Department Headquarters on April 28, 2020. The defendant was placed under arrest and charged with Menacing in the Second degree.
The defendant was arraigned by the Honorable Gary Raniolo. A Temporary Order of Protection was issued on behalf of the victim and the defendant was released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 18, 2020 at 6:00 pm.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 23 year old Yorktown man, who is charged with Reckless Endangerment in the 2nd Degree, a Class “A” Misdemeanor.
On March 27, 2020 at approximately 11:38 PM, Yorktown Police responded to a residence in Yorktown to investigate a report of an altercation in progress. Police conducted an investigation and it is alleged that one subject involved needed medical assistance for an unrelated issue. Yorktown Police assisted EMS personnel with transporting the defendant to New York-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital. On March 28, 2020 at approximately 12:40 AM, while at the hospital, it’s alleged that the defendant intentionally spit blood in an officer’s face & eyes which created a substantial risk of serious physical injury to the officer. On April 2, 2020 at approximately 8:20 PM, the Defendant responded to Yorktown Police Headquarters where he was placed under arrest by members of the Yorktown Police Department.
The defendant was processed on the above charge, issued an appearance ticket and released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to appear in the Cortlandt Justice Court on May 18, 2020 at 9:00 AM.
Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 49 year old Mount Kisco man and a 29 year old Peekskill woman, both of whom are charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree, a Class "B" Felony. Additional, the male defendant is charged with Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree, a Class "A" Misdemeanor, and Failing to Yield Right of Way, a Traffic Infraction.
According to police, on March 14, 2020 at around 11:45 pm, Yorktown Police Officer Premuto was on routine patrol in the area of Route 6 and the Taconic State Parkway. PO Premuto observed a vehicle fail to yield the right of way by making a prohibited right turn off of the Taconic State Parkway exit ramp onto Route 6. Officer Premuto conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle on Lee Blvd. and identified the driver as the male defendant and the passenger as the female defendant. Further investigation at the scene was conducted, which included calling PO Campion and his partner, K9 Spar. K9 Spar, one of two Yorktown Police K9s certified in drug detection, quickly located a large quantity of Cocaine that was possessed by both defendants, as well as drug paraphernalia that was possessed by the male defendant. Both defendants were placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing.
Following processing on the above charges the defendants were arraigned in the Yorktown Justice Court by the Honorable Salvatore Lagonia. The male defendant was remanded to the Westchester County Jail, as he was charged with a Felony and had two or more prior Felony Convictions. The female defendant was released on her own recognizance. Both defendants are due back in Yorktown Justice Court on April 7, 2020 at 6:00 pm.
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