Bench Warrant

April 04, 2017  |   News   |     |   Comments Off on Bench Warrant

Yorktown Police report the arrest of 26 year old Richard R. Lennox of Brewster NY on a Bench Warrant issued by the Yorktown Justice Court for failure to appear in court.  He was additionally charged with operating a motor vehicle with no front plate, uninspected motor vehicle, improper plates, inadequate tail lamp, unregistered motor vehicle and unlicensed operator, all traffic infraction.

According to Police, on 04/04/2017 at approximately 11:14 PM Officer Beyrer was in a marked patrol vehicle on Route 6 when he observed the defendant allegedly operating his motor vehicle with no front plate.  A traffic stop was initiated and it is further alleged that Lennox’s vehicle was uninspected, unregistered, had improper plates, an inadequate tail lamp and he was unlicensed.  After further investigation, it was alleged that the defendant had an active bench warrant for failure to appear in the Yorktown Justice Court on December 6, 2016.  The defendant also allegedly had a bench warrant issued by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office and an arrest warrant issued by the City of White Plains Police Department.

Lennox was arrested at the scene and transported to police headquarters.  Lennox was processed on the above charges and was held pending an arraignment.