OSSINING, N.Y. -- The Westchester County Police Department responded to several calls in the Ossining area recently.
Friday, July 4 – 9:17 p.m. – Westchester County Police responded to Ridgeview Drive on a complaint that several persons were shooting off fireworks. An officer spoke with a resident who said he had shot off some fireworks but didn’t have any more.
Thursday, July 3 – 5:42 p.m. – Westchester County Police responded to Cedar Lane on a report that a man was sleeping under the bridge. Upon arrival, an officer found a man standing with a bicycle to keep out of the rain. The cyclist, who was from upstate Plattsburgh, said he had been waiting out the storm and was prepared to continue on his way to New York City.
Wednesday, July 2 – 11:13 a.m. – Westchester County Police responded to a residence on Hillcrest Drive on a report that a dog was tied up and left alone in the hot sun. Upon arrival, an officer found that the dog’s owner was home and that the dog had fresh water and was in good health.
1:16 p.m. – A resident of Mystic Drive reported to county police that she has been receiving suspicious phone calls from a person claiming to represent a federal agency and seeking personal information from her. The phone number captured by the woman’s caller ID did not appear valid and she was advised not to provide any personal identifying information. An investigation is continuing.
Monday, June 30 – 7:08 p.m. – Westchester County Police impounded a 2003 Acura RSX after receiving a complaint that it was illegally parked on Quaker Bridge Road.