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Yorktown Teen, 17, Faces Charges of Sexual Misconduct with Another Teen, 15

YORKTOWN, N.Y.—A 17-year old Yorktown boy who police said was involved in sexual activity with a 15-year-old female was arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child, sexual abuse and sexual misconduct.

Yorktown police said they saw a car parked at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School March 4l. Police checked the parked car and said they found two teens engaged in sexual activity. The teen’s name is not being released due to his eligibility for youthful offender status. The teen was taken to Yorktown Police Department, released to a parent and is due to appear in Yorktown Court on March 13 at 6 p.m.

Other news from the Yorktown Police Department:

- A woman from California was arrested in Yorktown and charged with criminal trespass and resisting arrest. Yorktown Police said Sofija Ivkovic, 39, was allegedly in a verbal dispute with an individual on Stony Street. Police said Ivkovic refused to leave the home when requested to do so and tried to resist arrest when police charged her with criminal trespass. An order of protection was issued for the homeowner and the defendant was released on $500 cash bail.

- Police said Yorktown resident Thomas J. Lee falsely reported an incident and was charged with doing so. Lee, 22, called 911 at 3:45 a.m. on March 2 to report that a person had almost been stabbed on Commerce Street, police said. Police investigated the incident but said they found the report to be false. Lee was being held for arraignment.

- A Peekskill man is under arrest after he allegedly visited his ex-wife’s residence, violating a temporary order of protection. police said. Yorktown police said they received a report on March 3 from a resident of Shrub Oak saying her ex-husband may have violated the temporary order of protection issued by Yorktown Court. The man, 54-year-old Tarek Dawood was charged at Yorktown Police headquarters. He was released on his own recognizance.

-   A 53-year-old Mahopac resident was charged with dumping, a town code violation, on March 3 after he police said he threw a couch away on the shoulder of Indian Hill Road. A witness notified police of the dumping and the man voluntarily appeared at police headquarters on March 4, where he was arrested and processed, police said. He was issued an appearance ticket and is due to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on April 3 at 6 p.m. for arraignment.

-  An 18-year-old student at BOCES was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, police said. Police were summoned to BOCES Fox Meadow on March 2 at around 11:25 for a report of a student allegedly being found in possession of marijuana. The student, whose name is being withheld due to possible youthful offender status, was processed and released on her own recognizance. She is due to appear in Yorktown Town Court on April 3 at 6 p.m.

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