Yorktown Police report the arrest of an 18-year-old, Yonkers man, who is charged with Grand Larceny in the 4th Degree, a Class "E" Felony, Possession of Burglar Tools, a Class "A" Misdemeanor, and No Front License Plate, a Traffic Infraction.
On April 27, 2022 at about 3:45 pm, Yorktown Police responded to 1859 East Main Street for a report of a larceny in progress of used cooking oil. It was reported that a male had taken the used cooking oil and left the location in a white colored van. While responding, Officer David located a vehicle matching the description parked in the gas station located at 1770 East Main Street. PO David initiated an investigation and the defendant was identified. After investigation it is alleged that the defendant had stolen a quantity of used cooking oil, was in possession of a pump and two large containers containing used cooking oil, and had no front plate affixed to his vehicle. The defendant was placed under arrest and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for arrest processing.
The defendant was processed on the above charges and issued an appearance ticket, as well as a traffic ticket. The defendant was released on his own recognizance and is scheduled to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on May 12, 2022 at 6:00 pm.
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