BRONXVILLE, N.Y. - A traffic stop yielding drugs, vehicle and traffic violations and property stolen from a parked car are highlights from the Bronxville police blotter over the past week, which gives the following accounts:
Police stopped a 22-year-old Yonkers man for talking on a cell phone while driving on Feb. 19, at 1:45 p.m. As he spoke with police, the officer noticed a strong smell of marijuana and searched the vehicle. The officer discovered four glassine bags of marijuana in the glove box plus a pipe and a glass jar with more marijuana under the front passenger seat of he car. Thompson was arrested and charged with a violation, and also got a ticket for using his cell phone. He was released on $50 bail and is due back in village court on April 4.
Police were called to a home on Elm Rock Road, on Feb. 18 at 8:45 a.m. when the homeowner discovered that two pieces of property, an outdoor bench and a light fixture, had been damaged overnight. The resident also reported numerous empty beer cans were strewn around her property.
The license plate reader alerted police that a 64-year-old Yonkers man was driving with a suspended registration on Feb. 18 at 11:50 a.m. The registration was suspended due to multiple parking violations in other jurisdictions. He was issued several traffic citations and his vehicle was impounded. He is due in village court on April 4.
Police were called to a home on Greenfield Avenue on Feb. 16, at 5:50 p.m. when the resident discovered her Apple iPhone 4 had been stolen from her unlocked car during the overnight hours . There was no damage to the vehicle which was parked in the driveway, and no other items were missing. Police are attempting to locate the phone by satellite tracking.
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