POUND RIDGE, N.Y. Pound Ridge police arrested a 23-year-old Bronxville man last week and charged him with aggravated unauthorized operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree.
Police arrested Joshua I. Moore after they pulled him over during a routine traffic stop on Westchester Avenue last Friday. After pulling him over, a DMV check revealed Moores license was suspended, police said. Besides the unauthorized operation charge, Moore also was issued two other summonses for following too close and for traveling 62 mph in a 30 mph zone.
Moore was released on $250 bail and is scheduled to return to justice court March 5.
In other police blotter news:
Police were called to a residence on Salem Road on the report of a fire. There was smoke in the house due to a wood-burning stove. The fire was put out without any further problems and the homeowners were advised to have their chimney checked.
Police issued a ticket to a motorist parked on the sidewalk along Westchester Avenue.
Police responded to a call about a stray dog. A beagle was found on the corner of Pinebrook and Old Corner roads and is currently at the Pound Ridge veterinarian.
Police received a call about a downed tree blocking South Bedford Road. Officers were able to move it to the side of the road and the highway department was notified.
Police issued two traffic summonses to a motorist on Westchester Avenue; one for traveling 51 mph in a 30 mph zone and the other for having an expired inspection sticker.
Police issued a ticket to a motorist for having no tail lamp.
Police issued a ticket to a motorist on Westchester Avenue for failure to obey a traffic-control device.
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