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Mohegan Lake Teen Charged With Possessing Fake I.D.

Robert Bronstein of Mohegan Lake was charged with possessing a fake driver's license, Yorktown police said.
Robert Bronstein of Mohegan Lake was charged with possessing a fake driver's license, Yorktown police said. Photo Credit: Brian Marschhauser

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - A 19-year-old Mohegan Lake man was charged with felony criminal possession of a forged instrument after police said he was found with a fake driver's license.

Robert Bronstein was a passenger Saturday when his friend's car was stopped after police said the driver passed through a stop sign at the intersection of Clover and West roads. During the stop around 8 p.m., police said that Bronstein was in possession of a forged Pennsylvania driver's license, according to the report.

Bronstein was processed and arraigned on the felony charge and released on $200 bail. He is due back in court Feb. 5.

The 19-year-old driver was also charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation. He was released without bail.

In other blotter news:

Criminal Contempt: George Singelakis, 40, of Yorktown, was charged with misdemeanor criminal contempt after police said he sent text messages to an unwilling recipient, Yorktown police said.

The text messages were reportedly in violation of an Order of Protection issued by the Mount Pleasant Justice Court, according to the report. Singelakis voluntarily surrendered to the charge Tuesday and was released without bail. He is due back in court Feb. 5.