Pleasantville Police Blotter: $1,500 Stolen from Apartment; Country Club Fencing Damaged

The following information was supplied by the Pleasantville Police Department. When arrests are noted, they do not indicate a conviction.

Here's a look at some of the incidents investigated by the  from July 4 – 10, 2011:

Sunday, July 10

5:25 p.m. – Police again (see below) responded to Pleasantville Country Club on a follow up, where an officer spoke with the complainant from the night before. The man said a fence was damaged and two sections of fencing were knocked off their posts. He also said a new section of the fence was damaged. Police took photos of the damage. The case remains open.

Saturday, July 9 

11:21 p.m. – A Nannahagan Road man called 911 to report youths using golf carts at the . He said upon arriving he saw three youth inside a maintenance fence attempting to remove a dumpster from the fenced-in area. He said in moving a maintenance cart, the youths damaged a section of the fence. Police canvassed the area with negative results.

10:31 a.m. – The police chief reported receiving a call from the village administrator during the . She stated a man was harassing people at and making a scene. The 44-year-old Yonkers man was interviewed by police and advised to leave the area. Police reported he eventually consented and went home.

Friday, July 8

9:27 a.m. – A Sunnyside Avenue resident reported there were wires down, caused by a truck, near 34 Sunnyside Ave. Another caller reported wires were also down in the area of 66 Sunnyside Ave. The responding officer reported the affected wires were for cable and telephone service. The homeowners were advised to contact their providers about the incident.

Thursday, July 7

7:36 p.mm. – A 911 caller reported someone had broken into the back window of his father's Bedford Road apartment. He stated someone had entered the apartment, which was missing $1,500. 

3:09 p.m. – A Pleasantville man came into headquarters and reported it appeared a vehicle backing out of a driveway on Bedford Road had severed a fire hydrant. The Water Department was notified.

Wednesday, July 6

3:15 p.m. – A Pleasantville woman called police to report her 12-year-old son had relayed to her that he had just been mugged in the breezeway by a man who took $10. Police arrested an 18-year-old Pleasantville man for robbery, assault and possession of stolen property shortly after. He on Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 5

6:23 p.m. – A Pleasantville man came into headquarters to report his black mountain bike was missing. He stated the bike was chained to a fence in the pocket park on the morning of June 30, and when he returned on Tuesday, it was missing. The larceny was reported for the record.

4:32 p.m. – A police officer reported finding a child support check made out to a White Plains resident on a Washington Avenue sidewalk. The officer contacted the child support office, which advised the officer to mail the check to the woman. 

10:20 a.m. – A Pleasantville man reported losing his black iPhone in the area of on June 30.

Monday, July 4

9:33 p.m. – Police made a traffic stop which resulted in the arrest of a passenger in the vehicle. The 17-year-old Briarcliff Manor teen is charged with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. Read more .

6:58 p.m. – A Pleasantville called police to report youths possibly burning fecal matter on newspaper near the  on Manville Road. The responding officer reported seeing three youths flee the area and observed the burnt material on the ground. The incident was reported for the record.

1:11 p.m. – The same man (as below) called back to tell police some of his co-workers in Pelham Manor have been accusing him of stealing tips and one grabbed and threatened him at work. Police advised the man to contact Pelham police to report the incident and to contact Pleasantville police if he continues to receive similar phone calls.

12:50 p.m. – A Pleasantville man came into police headquarters and reported he has been receiving phone calls on his cell from someone claiming to be "Big John." The man stated he doesn't know anyone by that name, but believes the caller might be in relation to his job in Pelham Manor.

Note: The Patch Police Blotter is a summary only – it does not represent all activity of the Pleasantville Police Department.


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