Yorktown Police report the arrest of 47 year old Yorktown, NY resident James W. Sheehy, who is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, a class A Misdemeanor and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, Violation.

Police report that on March 24, 2017 at approximately 7:10 pm, Sgt Rapisarda while on routine patrol in the area of the mall observed a male that appeared to be in need of medical assistance in the parking lot.  P.O. Ellsworth arrived on scene and an investigation revealed that James W. Sheehy was allegedly in possession of Larazepam and 07.05 grams of marijuana.  Sheehy was placed under arrest and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing.

James W. Sheehy was processed on the above charges and released on $200.00 cash bail.  He is due back in Yorktown Justice Court on April 25, 2017 at 6:00 pm.