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  1. 'Persistent Violent Felony Offender' Guilty Of Assaulting Man In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A "persistent violent felony offender" already facing two life sentences has been found guilty of beating an older man and stealing his wallet in Westchester. Coty Highsmith of Yonkers was found guilty by a jury of robbery and assault for the beating of a man in his 60s in a city apartment in November.

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  2. Know Him? Police Seek To Track Down Wanted Westchester ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The Yonkers Police Department issued an alert on Wednesday regarding 29-year-old Ronald Herrera, who is wanted on a charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. Police described Herrera as a 6-foot Hispanic man weighing approximately 200 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

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  3. Suspect In Fatal Carjackings, Armed Westchester Robberies Found Guilty, Faces Life In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 29-year-old man who was involved in armed robberies in Westchester is facing a minimum of 100 years in prison after being found guilty of fatally carjacking a pair of livery cab drivers. Tyrone "Man Man" Felder of the Bronx has been found guilty of participating in two armed robberies in Yonkers and for killing cab drivers Maodo Kane and Aboubacar Bah in the Bronx in 2014.

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  4. 34 Annsville Trail, Yonkers, NY 10703Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Come view this property during its open house on Sunday, September 9 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. We are highly selective with our Content Partners, and only share stories that we believe are truly valuable to the communities we serve.

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  5. Busy Westchester Roadway To See Weekslong Lane ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The Yonkers Police Department issued an alert noting that the left lane of Central Park Avenue between Mile Square Road and the Cross County Parkway will be closed beginning this week as contracting crews continue utility service repair operations. The project is estimated to last for 24 hours a day, up to six or eight weeks.

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  6. Missing Westchester Man FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The 74-year-old man who went missing in Westchester has been located and is safe, Yonkers Police announced early Monday evening. A 74-year-old man has gone missing in Westchester and authorities are asking for the public's help in finding him.

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  7. Man Attempted To Use Forged ID At Mount Vernon Bank, DA SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A man who allegedly attempted to steal another person's identity at multiple Westchester County banks took the mantra "if at first you don't succeed, try, try again" to a new level. Bronx resident Jose Cabrera has been arraigned on a 14-count indictment after he allegedly went to banks in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, Ossining and Thornwood with a forged Connecticut driver's license and attempted to take out cash over the course of a single afternoon.

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  8. Westchester Husband, 55, Gets Nearly Two Decades In Prison For Killing Wife, 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A Westchester husband has been sentenced to 18 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to murdering his wife before attempting to take his own life. Joseph Abraham, Sr., 55, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in connection to the murder of his 25-year-old wife, Amanda Trenck in their Van Cortlandt Avenue apartments in Yonkers last May. Shortly before 9:15 a.m. on May 21, officers from the Yonkers Police Department were dispatched to the apartment, where there was a reported attempted suicide with multiple victims potentially at the scene.

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  9. To The Rescue: Police Officers Help Corral Loose Iguana In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Police officers from the 3rd Precinct in Yonkers were flagged by a local resident on Thursday afternoon, when an iguana was spotted and was on the loose in the area. The officers were able to corral the "not-so-little" reptile, and snapped some photos.

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  10. Westchester Man Gets Prison Time For Attempting To Kill Ex With An Ice PickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A Westchester man is going to spend a decade behind bars after pleading guilty to attempted murder after he stabbed his former girlfriend more than a dozen times with an ice pick in the stomach and chest in Hastings-on-Hudson. Yonkers resident David Rojas, 39, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for second-degree attempted murder, a violent felony, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr., announced on Monday.

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  11. Sentencing Adjourned For Man Facing Attempted Murder Charge In Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 22-year-old man already facing life in prison for his role in a 12-hour crime spree last year in Westchester had his court case adjourned for one month on Tuesday after his guilty plea to attempted murder following shooting incidents in Mount Vernon and Yonkers. Mount Vernon resident Allen Copeland pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon, both violent felonies, in May, for his role into two incidents that took place last year.

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  12. Mount Vernon Man To Be Sentenced For Attempted MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 22-year-old man already facing life in prison for his role in a 12-hour crime spree last year in Westchester is scheduled to be sentenced on Tuesday after pleading guilty to attempted murder following shooting incidents in Mount Vernon and Yonkers. Mount Vernon resident Allen Copeland pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon, both violent felonies, in May, for his role into two incidents that took place last year.

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  13. Issues Force Newly Renovated Sprain Ridge Pool To Close For Entire SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Despite reopening with "great fanfare and optimism" last year, the recently renovated Sprain Ridge Poll will be closed for the entire summer season after it was deemed not to be structurally sound. Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced on Wednesday that in an attempt to reopen the pool in Yonkers before July 4 last year, contractors rushed work at the pool, which resulted in structural issues.

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  14. 25-Year-Old Sentenced For Armed Robbery Of Two Men In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 24-year-old man from Westchester is heading to prison after being found guilty for his role in an armed robbery with his teenage cohort. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced on Thursday that Yonkers resident Lamont McLean has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for the armed robbery of two men.

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  15. Central Avenue Gas Station Robbery Suspect Found GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A man who terrorized a gas station during several armed robberies over the span of more than four months has been found guilty by a jury following a trial in Westchester County Court. On Wednesday, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced that that Bronx resident Gregory Harris, 41, has been found guilty of multiple counts of robbery related to four incidents at the same Central Park Avenue in Yonkers in 2016.

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  16. Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Women At Mount Vernon Train StationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 47-year-old man may spend the rest of his life behind bars after admitting to robbing two women at a Westchester Metro-North station while brandishing a box cutter. Arthur Branch of Yonkers has pleaded guilty to a felony count of second-degree armed robbery dating back to an incident in 2016 at the Mount Vernon station, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced on Thursday.

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  17. Yonkers Police, USPS Issue Alert Following Latest Mail Fishing IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    The Yonkers Police Department and United States Postal Service are investigating the latest round of mail theft in the city following several reports of missing or lost items. Police issued a public safety alert on Tuesday afternoon following several new instances of mail theft that took place at approximately 2 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29 in the area of South Broadway and Riverdale Avenue.

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  18. Man Sentenced In Mother's Fatal Stabbing In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 29-year-old man is heading to prison for a quarter of a century after pleading guilty to killing his mother. Westchester County District Attorney announced on Wednesday that Andre Coverdale, 29, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to a felony charge of first-degree manslaughter in March in the stabbing death of his mother, Dawne McCray in Yonkers.

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  19. Cross County Shopping Center Unveils Summer Fest LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    Westchester residents are invited to enjoy the sunshine and fun at Cross County Shopping Center's 8th Annual Summer Fest. Summer -- which begins earlier than usual in Yonkers: This year it runs from mid-May through August.

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  20. DA: Mount Vernon Man Who Lured Teen Into His Home Charged With Sex AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    A 39-year-old man is behind bars and facing a sex abuse charge after luring a teenager into his home by using an app on the pretense he was looking for a dog sitter, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced Thursday. Once in his home, of Charles Johnson of Mount Vernon solicited sex and forcibly groped the female victim, Scarpino said.

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