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  • Large amounts of cocaine found in Port Chester home
    What started off as an assault investigation and a search for illegal firearms turned into a drug bust. A detective was looking into an alleged assault involving a minor on Monday, Oct. 2 when he was told the suspect might have illegal firearms in his home.
  • ‘Long gun’ spotted in P.C.
    A man was shot in the stomach on Sunday, Oct. 1 by a BB gun pellet as he was walking home on Fox Island Road. 
  • An unruly customer charged for drugs
    Police responded to an alleged unruly customer at BP Gas, 152 King St., around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 10. The cashier at the establishment pointed to a man entering the Mobil Gas Station across the street, according to the police report. 
  • Fighting, flexing and flailing
    Numerous sounds of glass shattering caught an officer’s attention as he was patrolling near Waterfront Place around 4:35 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 8. 
  • Four people were standing on Bush Avenue and appeared to engage in hand-to-hand transactions on Monday, Oct. 9 around 7:05 p.m.
  • A 65-year-old man thought he was being clever when he selected two Milwaukee M18 Cordless 4-tool combo kits and wrench from the shelves of The Home Depot, 150 Midland Ave., around 3:08 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9. 
  •  A 20-year-old male was pulled over making a right turn from Bowman Avenue to South Ridge Street without signaling on Thursday, Oct. 5 around 10:12 a.m. 

  • A suspicious vehicle was parked on Hillspoint Lane, which is off Elm Hill Drive., on Friday, Oct. 6 around 7:15 p.m.

  • Rye Brook police responded to a warrant for 22-year-old Joseph Goffin, who failed to answer a Rye Town Court summons due to a traffic misdemeanor charge, according to Rye Brook Police Chief Gregory Austin. 
  • A 16-year-old Rye Brook teenager allegedly pocketed two pairs of earrings, valued at $44, and took them out of their cases before attempting to leave Kohl’s, 431 Boston Post Rd., on Monday, Oct. 9 around 2:02 p.m., according to the police report. 
  • Police witnessed a black Subaru parked near the dead end on Willett Avenue around 1:04 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3. 
  • A 29-year-old male was whistling and yelling on North Main Street’s sidewalk around 4:27 a.m. on Oct. 7.
  • Port Chester police arrested 10 out-of-towners this past week for marijuana, assault and drunk driving. 

  • Past charges catch up with P.C. homeless man
    Earlier this month, two incidents involving the same man occurred, according to police reports. On Friday, Sept. 1, a female contacted Port Chester police and claimed a 50-year-old male attacked her when she refused to have sex with him. 
  • Fighting over rent
    Money is a common thing to fight over, especially when someone is coming up short. On Thursday, Sept. 28, a victim reported his roommate came up to him and asked for rent money, but the victim had no extra money to give as he was moving out.
  • Beaten with a broom
    An Olivia Street home is divided up in such a way that if one door is open, it blocks another door from opening. This was a point of contention between roommates on Friday, Sept. 29 around 12:45 p.m.
  • P.C. man charged with driving drunk with a child in the back seat
    Officers stopped a gray Jeep at a sobriety checkpoint on Abendroth Avenue around 11:20 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 30. 
  • A double-teamed assault
    A group of people flagged down a passing officer and directed him to a female sitting near the intersection of Orchard and Rectory streets around 5:50 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 1.
  • A motorcyclist caught the attention of a patrolling officer when he failed to stop at a stop sign on Grove Street and Westchester Avenue on Monday, Sept. 25 around 5:07 p.m. 
  • Police responded to the report of a group smoking marijuana in the alley next to 221 William St. around 9:23 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 28. 
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