This is the first installment of the Greenburgh police blotter on the White Plains area blog. The blotter will cover crimes not reported in The Journal News/LoHud.com and will cover reports from the previous week, with the most recent listed first.
June 27, 7:36 a.m.: An assistant manager at Best Buy, 299 N. Central Ave., reported that someone cut a hole in the roof of the store overnight and stole several Sony laptop computers with a total value of $17,000.
June 27, 4:15 a.m.: Jennifer Ascencia, 20, of Monroe, N.Y., was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated during a traffic stop at the intersection of Tarrytown Road and Knollwood Road. Police said she was swerving and had a blood-alcohol level of 0.23, nearly three times the legal limit.
June 27, 3:10 a.m.: Christopher James Cardone, 26, of the Bronx, was charged with driving while intoxicated after, police said, he was stopped at 200 N. Central Avenue for driving more than 60 miles per hour in a 30 mile-per-hour zone. Police said his blood-alcohol level was 0.14.
June 26, 9 p.m.: Kwame Howard, 26, of Greenburgh, was charged with first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree menacing. Police said he violated an order of protection and threatened to kill a family member.
June 26, 4 a.m.: Jason Escalera, 28, of the Bronx, was charged with second-degree menacing and criminal possession of a weapon. Police said he brandished a knife and threatened to attack a 33-year-old man at 300 Executive Blvd.
June 25, 1:50 a.m. Ray Mcmillian, 34, of the Bronx, was charged with driving while intoxicated after police said he was stopped on South Central Avenue for driving twice the posted speed limit of 30 miles per hour. Police said his blood-alcohol level was 0.12.