By Bronxville Police Department
Nov. 15, 2017: The entries below are selections from the Bronxville Police blotter.
Sunday, November 5, 5:05 am, Locust Lane: The police desk sergeant detailed officers to Locust Lane after observing a suspicious male on village surveillance cameras walking in the road with a woman’s purse. The subject fled through a yard at the sight of arriving officers. Tuckahoe police officers assisted in attempting to locate the subject. The purse containing what appears to be stolen items was recovered. Numerous vehicles were reportedly rummaged through in the Mount Vernon jurisdiction during the evening. Police are still attempting to identify the suspect.
Sunday, November 5, 11:18 am, Pondfield Road: A 25-year-old woman from Yonkers was charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration (unclassified misdemeanor) after an onboard license plate reader indicated to the officer that the registration to the 2014 Hyundai she was operating was suspended for insurance not in effect. Said vehicle was impounded and the woman was processed on scene and then released pending her next appearance date.
Sunday, November 5, 10:05 pm, Kraft Avenue: A woman reported that an unknown male was knocking on her car window and appeared to be incoherent. Officers requested EVAC after determining that the male was experiencing an undetermined type of altered mental state. The male who was unidentified due to his lack of response was transported to the hospital for evaluation.
Monday, November 6, 4:30 pm, Pondfield Road: A woman from Mount Vernon was charged with petit larceny after stealing items from J.McLaughlin reportedly valued at $948. The manager of the store witnessed the theft and a second witness was able to provide police with the license plate number of the getaway vehicle. Detective Valentin and Lieutenant Bunyan were able to locate said vehicle in the City of Yonkers with the woman still inside. The proceeds from the crime were also recovered inside the vehicle. The woman was arraigned by Judge George McKinnis and released on her own recognizance pending her next court appearance.
Thursday, November 9, 9:24 am, Avon Road: A Bronxville DPW employee observed a concrete truck spilling concrete for several blocks and alerted police officers. The truck was stopped by officers on Gladwin Road and the driver was issued Bronxville Village Code violations for damage to public property and littering. The criminal court summonses are returnable to the Bronxville Justice Court on November 29, 2017, at 10:00 am.
Thursday, November 9, 1:18 pm, Pondfield Road: The owner of the soccer and rugby store reported that on November 8 at approximately 3:30 pm, four females entered the store and stole merchandise totaling over $1,000. The incident is being investigated.