Contact Us
Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY
Return to your home site

Menu

Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY

Nearby Towns

lifestyle

'Sexually Violent' Offender Convicted Of Attempted Rape Reports Move In Briarcliff Manor

Leon Street.
Leon Street. Photo Credit: New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services

A registered "sexually violent" offender convicted of kidnapping and attempting to rape a 24-year-old woman has reported a move in Westchester County.

The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert this week to Westchester residents regarding the residency of 56-year-old Leon Street, who has moved from to a residence on Sleepy Hollow Road in Briarcliff Manor.

The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Street as a Level 3 threat, which means he is a “high-risk repeat offender and possible threat to public safety.” He has also been designated as a sexually violent sex offender.

According to the Division of Criminal Justice Services, Street unlawfully imprisoned his victim and had deviate sexual intercourse with her in March 1987. He used threats and coercions during the act and was convicted of first-degree attempted rape in November 1987. Street was sentenced to a term of five to 10 years in prison and is now under the jurisdiction of the Briarcliff Manor Village Police Department.

Further info on Street from the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services can be accessed after entering the code in the CAPTCHA box found by clicking here.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Yorktown Daily Voice!

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Yorktown Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.