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Teens Arrested for Burglarizing Yorktown Home

YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Two teens were arrested by Yorktown Police after they allegedly broke into a home, stole jewelry and sold it to a gold broker.

Kayla Boniello, 17, from Mahopac, was charged with criminal possession of stolen goods, a misdemeanor. Montana Bernard, 16, from Jefferson Valley, was charged with burglary in the second degree, a felony, and criminal possession of stolen property, a misdemeanor.

According to police reports, a local resident alerted police that her house had been broken in to on July 25. The two girls voluntarily appeared at police headquarters on August 11.

Other news from the Yorktown Police Department:

-       Eileen Handler, 49, of Douglas Drive, was arrested for criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation, a misdemeanor, after she allegedly chocked another female.

-       Lisa Marie Burhans, 41, of Lookout Drive in Mohegan Lake, was arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation, a suspended registration, and uninsured motor vehicles after a police license reader identified that her 1996 Dodge had a suspended New York State registration on August 10 at 10:16 a.m. She was issued an appearance ticket and released on $250 bail. She is due to appear in court on September 13 at 6 p.m.

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