Man Charged With Driving With Suspended License In Pound Ridge

  • Comment
Pound Ridge police have charged a driver with aggravated unlicensed driving in the third degree, a misdemeanor. Photo Credit: Bob Dumas

POUND RIDGE, N.Y. – A 24-year-old Water Mill, N.Y., motorist was stopped on Friday, Feb. 22, in Pound Ridge and charged with driving with a suspended license, police said.

Rus Lakasz was pulled over just before 10 p.m. for allegedly doing 51 mph in a 30 mph zone on Pound Ridge Road. Police said a DMV check revealed that his driver’s license was suspended.

Lakasz was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle – a misdemeanor usually leveled at a driver who has outstanding tickets.

Lakasz was transported to police headquarters for processing and also given a speeding ticket. He was released on $100 bail and is due back in court on March 18.

The following items were also reported by the Pound Ridge police:

  • On Thursday, Feb. 21, police were called to residence on High Ridge Road on the report of an animal acting as if it were rabid. Upon arrival, officers discovered that the animal – a raccoon – had died.
  • Police were called to Twin Fawn Lane on Thursday to file an accident report. Officers say a mailbox was struck by an unknown vehicle.
  • On Saturday, police were called to a Long Ridge Road residence for a harassment complaint. The investigation is still pending and police would release no further details.
  • Police were called to a home on Upper Shad Road on the report of a loud party. Officers spoke to the homeowner and no further problems were reported.
  • Also on Saturday, police were called to a residence on Lower Trinity Pass Road for a criminal mischief report.  The homeowner told officers his house had been egged.
  • On Monday, police responded to Trinity Pass Road on the report of illegal dumping of debris. The incident is under investigation.
  • Comment

Comments

In Other News

Pace Men Beat St. Anselm For 2nd Straight Lacrosse Win

News

Boaters Urged To Exercise Caution Near Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

News

Westchester Continues Campaign To Raise Legal Age For Tobacco Sales

News

Assemblyman Buchwald To Host Small Business Forum On Tuesday