Yorktown Police report the arrest of 39 year old Jefferson Valley NY resident, Mohammad Almuher who is charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury auto accident, a Class A Misdemeanor.
On May 22, 2017, at approximately 5:22 PM, Yorktown Police responded to 3651 Lee Road for a report of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle. Officer Beyrer conducted an investigation at the scene and revealed that Almuher was allegedly operating a motor vehicle when he struck a pedestrian causing her to sustain a physical injury. It is further alleged that Almuher then intentionally left the scene of the accident without making any attempt to report the incident. Almuher was located, placed under arrest and transported to Yorktown Police Headquarters for processing.
Almuher was processed on the above charge and released on his own recognizance to a family member. He is due back in the Yorktown Justice Court on June 22, 2017 at 6:00 pm.