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Police Search for Vandals Who Damaged Shrub Oak Pool

September 12, 2018

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Police are enlisting the public’s help in locating vandals who caused extensive damage to the town-owned swimming pool on Sunnyside Street in Shrub Oak.

A police source told Yorktown News that the vandalism occurred sometime after 10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5. Though this source would not go into specific details about the vandalism, they said the cost of the damage ...

Police Investigate Apparent Suicide from AMVETS Bridge in Yorktown

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - New York State Police are investigating the apparent suicide of a 53-year-old Briarcliff Manor man whose body was recovered Sunday from the Croton Reservoir, said Trooper A.J. Hicks, public information officer for Troop K.

Emergency personnel were dispatched to the reservoir near the AMVETS Bridge around 11:28 a.m. Sunday. The Yorktown Fire Department, with ...

Yorktown Police: Man Deposited Check That Didn't Belong to Him

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - A 41-year-old Ossining man was arrested Thursday, Aug. 16, for allegedly depositing a check that was incorrectly mailed to him, according to the Yorktown Police Department.

Earlier this year, a check for $2,670 was incorrectly mailed to the Main Street apartment of Christoper J. Mullane, police said. The check was intended for a Yorktown resident. Mullane is accused of ...

Police: Man Attempted to Steal from Yorktown Bank with Stolen Identity

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – A 43-year-old Bronx man is facing three felony charges in Yorktown for allegedly attempting to withdraw $7,000 from Key Bank using a stolen identity, according to the Yorktown Police Department.

Victor Reveron, already being held at Putnam County Jail, appeared before Town Justice Sal Lagonia on Tuesday, Aug. 7, to answer to the charges of second-degree possession of a ...

Police: Yorktown Bingo Caller Accused of Rigging Games

Editor’s Note: This article has been updated.

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – A 71-year-old Mohegan Lake man is accused of influencing the outcome of multiple Bingo games at the Yorktown Jewish Center, according to the Yorktown Police Department.

Following an investigation by the New York State Gaming Commission and Yorktown police, Neil S. Gross was arrested at 10:53 a.m. Thursday ...

Yorktown Man Who Killed Hospitalized Wife Kept ‘Promise,’ Family Says

VALHALLA, N.Y. - Earlier this year, 70-year-old Ann DeLucia suffered a stroke while undergoing treatment for a massive heart attack. She underwent months of therapy at Burke Rehabilitation Center and finally returned to her Molly Pitcher Lane condo last month.

Soon after being reunited with her husband, Richard, she suffered a fall and broke her neck. Doctors at Westchester Medical Center told ...

Police: Yorktown Man Kills Wife, Self at Westchester Medical Center

VALHALLA, N.Y. - A 71-year-old Yorktown man killed his hospitalized wife Wednesday morning at Westchester Medical Center before turning the gun on himself, police said.

Ann DeLucia, 70, was a patient on the fourth floor at the Valhalla hospital when she was killed by a single gunshot in her bed around 9:39 a.m., police said. Richard DeLucia killed himself moments later. Nobody else was in the ...

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