Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 17 year old Yorktown male and a 17 year old Yorktown female whose names are being with withheld due to their eligibility for Youthful Offender Status whom are charged with Criminal Possession Of Marijuana, a Class B Misdemeanor.
According to police on June 17th 2014 at approximately 2:15pm members of the Yorktown Police Dept. were conducting an undercover drug investigation at the Jefferson Valley Mall at which time a 17 year old Yorktown male and a 17 year old Yorktown female were allegedly observed to be smoking marijuana in public view while occupying a 2001 Volkswagen in the Sears parking lot.
The male and female were arrested at the scene and transported to police headquarters. Following processing on the aforementioned charge both the male and female were issued appearance tickets directing them to answer said charge in Yorktown Court on July 17th 2014 at 6:00pm. Both the male and female were then released on their own recognizance to their parent.