Kin of Victim in Sloatsburg Murder/Suicide Pursue Lawsuit Against Town of Ramapo

Kin of Victim in Sloatsburg Murder/Suicide Pursue Lawsuit Against Town of Ramapo

BY JOEL GROSSBARTH Anyone that has lived in Rockland County or the Hudson Valley region will recall the truly tragic case where Patricia Nigro was murdered by her boyfriend William T. Groesbeck in her home in Sloatsburg. Groesbeck then turned the gun on himself, committing suicide in October 2015. While murder/suicide cases usually don’t lead […]

Driver of Car that Killed Baby on Route 59 Denied Parole

Driver of Car that Killed Baby on Route 59 Denied Parole

The driver of a car that killed a three-month old baby and seriously injured the baby’s mother and sister was denied early release from prison by the New York State Department of Corrections. Albert Gomez ran over and killed the infant during a road rage while the family was walking along the shoulder of Route […]

STONY POINT POLICE DEPARTMENT RECENT ARRESTS

STONY POINT POLICE DEPARTMENT RECENT ARRESTS

PETIT LARCENY Kristen Patyi, age 20, of Walter Dr. in Stony Point, NY, was arrested on June 12, 2018, when a Stony Point Police officer responded to Shoprite in Stony Point for a reported shoplifter. A Shoprite Loss Prevention Officer observed and confronted the suspect in the Shoprite parking lot, when the suspect allegedly fled […]

BROOKLYN MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO RAPE IN SPRING VALLEY

BROOKLYN MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO RAPE IN SPRING VALLEY

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe this week announced that Holger Lema-Yaucan (DOB 6/20/88) of 281 Saint Nicholas Avenue, Brooklyn, New York pled guilty to one count of rape in the first degree, a class “B” felony. Lema-Yaucan was arrested after an incident on September 9, 2017. He was accused of forcibly engaging  in sexual intercourse with a […]

Crime Report – June 7, 2018

Crime Report – June 7, 2018

CRIME REPORT RAMAPO PD ROBBERY/ASSAULT Tuesday morning, June 5 around 10:15 a.m. Ramapo PD responded to the intersection of Route 59 and North Airmont Road for a reported disabled vehicle. Upon arrival, the officer determined that the vehicle was not disabled and that in fact it had been involved in a motor vehicle accident. When […]

Brooklyn conman sentenced for $17K bilking of Monsey businessman

Brooklyn conman sentenced for $17K bilking of Monsey businessman

FROM BROOKLYN DA  Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez last week announced that a 56-year-old Brooklyn mas was sentenced to up to four years in prison for stealing over $17,000 during a three-day period from a Citibank account belonging to a businessman who resides in Rockland County. District Attorney Gonzalez said, “The defendant seized on an opportunity […]