4:10 PM: There was a report from a resident of Peekskill that while her vehicle was parked on Maple Avenue it was struck by another vehicle causing damage to the driver’s side mirror. The matter is under investigation.
7:56 AM: Croton detectives charged a 32-year-old male resident of Shrub Oak with second-degree Burglary, a felony and Criminal Contempt of a Court Order in connection with the burglary of a Brook Street residence on April 20. The man was taken into police custody and later released after posting $1000.00 bail pending an upcoming appearance in village court.
12:01 PM: Police assisted the dog warden in apprehending two loose dogs running free on the grounds of Carrie E. Tompkins Elementary School. The dog’s owner was issued a ticket for violating village code and is due in village court for an upcoming appearance to answer to the summons.
12:09 PM: There was a report from an employee of the Croton Community Nursery School that a two-foot statue of the Virgin Mary was found on school grounds. The statue remains in custody of the police until its rightful owner makes a claim to it.
11:06 AM: Croton firefighter responded to a call of a car fire on North Riverside Avenue. Upon arrival, responders could not locate the cause for the alarm—though a NYSDOT truck was found in the area filling potholes, with smoke coming from the asphalt, and could have been the confused as a fire.
5:17 PM: There was a report from a motorist on Route 9 North who’s car was hit by a mattress which had fallen off a truck driving ahead. Police responded to the scene and subsequently charged a 33-year-old male resident of Peekskill with driving with an unsecured load and driving without a license. The man was taken to police HQ and was later released pending an upcoming appearance in village court.
11:13 PM: Police repopnded to a report of a disorderly group on Farrington Road. Upon arrival, patrol found a 18-year-old male who was intoxicated—and subsequently called the EMS to transport him to Phelps Memorial Hospital. Later, the teenager was released into the custody of a parent.
7:18 PM: Police responded to a 911 call from an employee at ShopRite about a dispute between one of the store’s security guards and two men in the vicinity of the can/bottle return area. Police subsequently charged one of the men, a 19-year-old resident of Queens with Criminal Trespass, a misdemeanor, and the other, a 40-year-old male resident of the Bronx with Criminal Possession of a Weapon, a misdemeanor. Both men were taken to police HQ and later released after posting $200.00 each pending an upcoming appearance in village court.
6:43 PM: There was a report of a domestic disturbance by a neighbor at a residence on Thompson Avenue. Patrol responded to the scene and urged one of the involved persons to leave the area for the night.
12:30 PM: There was a report from a resident of Croton that while he was walking on Old Post Road South, youths in a four-door Subaru with a spoiler on the back and tinted windows, threw eggs at him. The matter is under investigation.
9:55 PM: Officer on patrol charged a 33-year-old male resident of Peekskill with driving with a suspended license and obstruction of governmental affairs and False Impersonation after being pulled over on Route 9 North for vehicle and traffic violations. The man was taken to police HQ where he was later released after posting $400.00 bail pending an upcoming appearance in village court.