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Teen Faces Pot Charge After Yorktown Traffic Stop

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – A 19-year-old Mahopac man was charged with marijuana possession after a traffic stop by Yorktown police on Saturday, April 7, on East Main Street.

Ian McGuire was pulled over about 2:35 a.m. for a traffic violation and had more than 25 grams of marijuana, police said. He was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor. He received an appearance ticket and was released on $100 bail. McGuire is due May 8 in Yorktown Town Court.

The following items were also reported by Yorktown police:

Phone Scam: A Jefferson Oval resident reported being annoyed by phone calls at 8:42 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, from a company in India asking for money.

Credit Card Fraud: A California Road resident reported at 10:57 p.m. April 4 that someone was using his credit card number throughout the area.

Suspicious Vehicle: A Birdsall Drive resident reported a vehicle parked on the corner at 2:45 p.m. Thursday, April 5, with something rotating on its roof.

Trespassing: A Loring Place resident reported at 5:14 p.m. April 5 that a neighbor's son rides his motor bike through his backyard when he was asked not to.

Threatening Letters: A Meadow Crest Drive resident reported receiving threatening letters at 5:42 p.m. April 5.

Stolen Jewelry: A Lake Ridge Cove resident reported at 12:54 p.m. Friday, April 6, that she had just arrived home and found a friend rummaging through her belongings. She said jewelry had been stolen.

Speeding: Police Officer William Olli issued a summons for speeding on Crow Hill Road at 6:15 p.m. April 6.

Racing Cars: Police received a report of cars racing on Old Crompond Road at 12:06 a.m. Saturday, April 7.

Missing Teens: Phoenix House Academy on Stony Street reported three missing 16-year-olds at 3:33 p.m. April 7.

Trash Fire: A trash bin fire at Underhill Plaza was reported at 12:32 a.m. Tuesday, April 10.

Groundhog Hurt: An injured groundhog in Defoe, Conn., was reported at 9:39 a.m. April 10. The animal was destroyed.

Nighttime Prowler: A Dunning Drive resident reported at 11:30 p.m. April 10 that someone had flashed a light in her windows for 15 minutes.

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