Afternoon News Update 8/22

A New City man, who was found guilty of negligent homicide after a fatal motorcycle accident, was arrested on Saturday at LaGuardia Airport. Police say 27-year-old Clifford Perkins, who failed to appear in court on August 3rd, was attempting to flee the country when Westchester authorities caught up with him. Perkins is currently being held in Westchester County Jail in Valhalla.

Police in Stony Point say a 41-year-old woman faces a felony charge after being accused of throwing a large rock through a car windshield. Karin Neyra of Haverstraw got into a brief altercation with another person before throwing the rock. Neyra was arrested on Sunday on a third degree criminal mischief charge and has since been released and is scheduled for a court hearing on October 6th.

Three men were arrested early this morning after State police found them climbing to the top of the Bear Mountain Bridge. Authorities say the three men, all of whom were between the ages of 18 and 21 years of age, were spotted atop the bridge at 1:20 a.m. The suspects’ names have not been released, however all three are facing misdemeanor trespass and disorderly conduct charges.

The Rockland Boulders beat the New Jersey Jackals on Friday and Saturday, winning 4-2 and 5-2 respectfully. Last night’s game against the Jackals was suspended due to rain. Tonight the Boulders are back in Canada and look to continue their winning ways against the Ottawa Champions; game time is scheduled for 7:00 pm.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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