Timpson Street: Kicking in the front door of a 600-block home set off an alarm that apparently frightened a would-be burglar away at 9:55 a.m. Nov. 23. Nothing appeared to have been stolen. Damage to the front door was $300.
Pelham Parkway: A Yonkers woman was not charged when she attempted to pay for merchandise with a counterfeit $10 bill at the Fairway Market at noon Nov. 23. Police said the woman did not know the bill was counterfeit and had no idea from where she got it.
Boston Post Road: A Mount Vernon couple was taken to Sound Shore Medical Center after the car the woman was driving became involved in a left turn collision at the Hutchinson Parkway ramp at 6 p.m. Nov. 22. She experienced back pain; he had head pain. The other driver was not injured. No one was cited.
Milton Road: While one man pretending to be a surveyor got a homeowner out of his home, another ransacked the place and stole almost $16,000 in jewelry and over $2,000 cash. While the distracted homeowner walked around his property with a supposed fence company employee at 4:25 p.m. Nov. 19, a second man the homeowner did not even know was around went into the home. The home owner first saw the second man waiting in a car for the supposed fence company employee as they finished up outside. Police said similar flimflams occurred in Mount Pleasant earlier the same day.
Grapal Street: A woman’s pocketbook was stolen from her car while it was parked in front of her home Nov. 21.
Theodore Fremd Avenue: A 41-year-old Harrison man was semiconscious and experiencing back pain after police found his car on the side of the road facing the wrong way at 1:30 a.m. Nov. 21. Because of his condition, police could not determine what happened. The victim was taken to Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle.
Boston Post Road: A 70-year-old Rye man had knee pain and was taken to White Plains Hospital Center after being struck by a car backing out of a parking space Nov. 21. The 34-year-old Rye driver’s vision was obstructed by a van parked between him and the man, police said.