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Yorktown Police Charge Teen in Family Incident

YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- A Yorktown teenager was arrested and charged with criminal mischief and violating an order of protection after trying to enter her father's home, police said.

Yorktown police reported receiving a complaint from a male resident on Ronit Court at about 2:30 p.m. April 17 that his daughter, Rachel Korngold, 19, had allegedly kicked and damaged a door in an attempt to gain access.

Officer William Olli charged Korngold with criminal mischief in the fourth-degree and criminal contempt in the second-degree, both misdemeanors, the latter was for violating an order issued by the Westchester Family Court.

Korngold was arraigned in Yorktown Justice Court and released without bail. She is scheduled to return to court May 1.

In other police activity:

Accident: A car/motorcycle accident was reported at Strawberry Road and Briarhill Street at 8:58 a.m. on April 16. No injuries were reported.

Threatening Call: Mohegan Volunteer Ambulance Corps reported receiving a threatening phone call at 11:51 a.m. on April 16.

Egged Car: A Hanover Street resident reported at 1:53 p.m. that her car was egged when parked near Richard Place on April 16.

iPad Theft: UPS reported the theft of seven iPads from a shipping facility at 10:17 a.m. on April 17.

Solicitor: There was a report of a white male soliciting in area of Mohawk Road at 1:38 p.m. on April 18. The man was approximately 5-foot-10-inches wearing shorts and a jacket. A summons was issued.

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