Police Blotter, August 24 – August 30, 2021, Print Edition

Croton-on-Hudson Police Department

Aug. 9: Patrol responded to an area on Franklin Avenue at 9:41 p.m. on a report of an injured skunk on a resident’s property. Patrol located the injured skunk and put it down.  

Aug. 11: Patrols responded to Old Post Road South at 7:56 p.m. on a report of a dispute between juveniles. There were no reported injuries. A report was filed.         

Aug. 12: Patrol responded at 1:30 p.m. to Benedict Boulevard on a report of a juvenile who was walking carrying a table and other items and appeared to be looking for someone. Patrol located the party who wasn’t in need of assistance but was attempting to set up a lemonade stand with a friend.   

Aug. 14: Report of a dispute between employees in a commercial area of Main Street at 8:59 a.m. The parties were interviewed; the situation was mediated with no arrests. 

Aug. 14: Patrols and other Westchester County agencies responded to an area on the Hudson River at 3:37 p.m. on a report of a party in distress in the water. The Croton area was canvassed with negative results. The scene was south of Croton-on-Hudson and handled by water rescue from another agency.      

North Castle Police Department

Aug. 13: A caller reported at 7:48 a.m. that his wife was struck by a vehicle while riding her bicycle on northbound Route 22; 60 Control was notified. Officers responded and reported that the injured party was transported to Westchester Medical Center via ALS.

Aug. 17: Fire department pager dispatched the Valhalla Volunteer Ambulance Corps to a North Broadway address at 12:55 a.m. for a male party who suffered a laceration to his hand while he was cutting fruit. The call was transferred to 60 Control. The responding officer reported that the party refused medical attention; units cleared.

Aug. 17: At 12:11 p.m., police received a 911 call from the party who reported accidentally stabbing himself in the hand earlier this date; 60 Control was notified. The responding officer reported that the party is being transported to White Plains Hospital.

Aug. 17: A caller reported at 4:22 p.m. that her vehicle was parked on Clove Road in front of the community center when it was apparently broken into at some point overnight or earlier this date. The responding officer reported that a deposition was secured; a report will follow.

Yorktown Police Department

Aug. 18: Brian Rios, 26, of Yorktown, was charged with driving while intoxicated after being stopped on Crompond Road (Route 202) for speeding at 2:59 a.m.


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