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Reward Offered Regarding Bat Attack in Yorktown (NYSCS Case# 2015-5)

April 24, 2015

New York State Crime Stoppers, acting as a resource for the Yorktown Police Department, is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that directly leads to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for the baseball bat attack of four persons. Any information, however insignificant it may seem could help to solve this case.

On Thursday, April 16, 2015 at approximately 11:30 pm, four local residents were camping in Sylvan Glen Park (Off Lexington Ave near Route 202)in Yorktown when they were attacked by two unknown men who hit the campers with baseball bats. Three of the four victims were hospitalized for their injuries. The attackers also damaged one of the camper’s vehicles in the parking lot with their bats.

Citizens with pertinent information are asked to call the NYS Crime Stoppers hot line at 1-866-313- TIPS or may also go the NYS Crime Stoppers web site http://www.nyscrimestoppers.org and use the links to download the New York State Crime Stoppers Mobile App to their iPhone, Android or Blackberry and provide information to us directly from their phone. Citizens can call our hotline direct from the app or send us an email tip or photo tip through the app. Information provided via the app is also anonymous and the source phone is untraceable and the app is encrypted. Both the hot line number and the New York State Crime Stoppers app can receive tips in English and Spanish.

Reward Offered for Information Regarding Poughkeepsie Woman Found Deceased (NYSCS Case#2015-04)SOLVED

March 19, 2015

 

Jershua Christie

Jershua Christie

New York State Crime Stoppers, working in cooperation with the New York State Police BCI, Rhinebeck Barracks and the Hyde Park Police. is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of a twenty seven year old female.

At approximately 10:00am pm on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, The New York State Police and Hyde Park Police responded to the grounds of the former Hudson River Psychiatric Center in Hyde Park, NY and found a woman deceased lying on the ground that was identified as Jershua Christie of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Citizens with pertinent information are asked to call the NYS Crime Stoppers hot line at 1-866-313- TIPS and may also go the NYS Crime Stoppers web site http://www.nyscrimestoppers.org and use the links to download the New York State Crime Stoppers Mobile App to their iPhone, Android or Blackberry and provide information to us directly from their phone. Citizens can call our hotline direct or send us an email tip or photo tip through the app. Information provided through the app is also anonymous and the source phone is untraceable and the app is encrypted. Both the hot line number and the New York State Crime Stoppers app can receive tips in English and Spanish.

Reward Offered Regarding Mount Vernon Woman’s Death (NYSCS Case # 2015-03)

March 19, 2015
Gloria Nartey

Gloria Nartey

New York State Crime Stoppers, working in cooperation with the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office and Mount Vernon Police Department is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that directly leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a Mount Vernon female. All callers can remain anonymous.

On August 8, 2011, Gloria Nartey, 27 years old at the time, was walking home on South 12th Avenue in Mount Vernon when she was struck by a bullet fired at another person resulting in her death.

Reward Offered For Information Regarding Washington County Fatal Hit & Run (NYSCS Case#2015-2)

March 10, 2015

New York State Crime Stoppers assisting the Washington County Sheriffs Office is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the Hit & Run resulting in a woman’s death.

At approximately 18:05 hrs on Thursday, February 9, 2015, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal vehicle pedestrian accident that occurred on State Road 29 in Middle Falls, N.Y. As a result of this crash, Shirley Coon, age 81 was pronounced dead at the scene. It was determined by investigators that a second car in this crash actually hit the victim first causing her to fall into the opposite lane of traffic where she was again struck by vehicle. The vehicle who first struck the victim fled the scene.

The vehicle that struck the victim first is believed to be a Dodge, Chrysler or Plymouth van/minivan from the late 1990’s to the mid or late 2000’s. This vehicle is believed to have had damage to the driver’s side headlight assembly and possibly the passenger side mirror.

Citizens with pertinent information are asked to call the NYS Crime Stoppers hot line at 1-866-313- TIPS and may also go the NYS Crime Stoppers web site http://www.nyscrimestoppers.org and use the links to download the New York State Crime Stoppers Mobile App to their iPhone, Android or Blackberry and provide information to us directly from their phone. Citizens can call our hotline direct or send us an email tip or photo tip through the app. Information provided through the app is also anonymous and the source phone is untraceable and the app is encrypted. Both the hot line number and the New York State Crime Stoppers app can receive tips in English and Spanish.

Reward Paid For Tip in Miller Homicide Case (NYSCS case 2014-7)

February 25, 2015

On Monday, February 3, 2014, The New York State Police responded to the Indian Hill Trailer Park, located on Route 48 in Phoenix, N.Y. Upon arrival the police found Anthony J. Miller dead in his trailer. He was the victim of a homicide committed by three young suspects during a burglary of his trailer.

In February of 2014, New York State Crime Stoppers offered a reward in an effort to assist the New York State Police in solving the crime. Shortly after the reward was offered the Crime Stoppers hotline call center received an anonymous call from someone who had information regarding the murder of Mr. Miller. The information was immediately passed on to the New York State Police investigators who were working the case.

The information received by New York State Crime Stoppers from the anonymous caller was instrumental in assisting the New York State Police to identify three suspects. Thanks to the anonymous tip along with the excellent work of the New York State Police, three suspects were arrested and subsequently convicted of the murder of Anthony Miller.

The anonymous caller who provided vital information regarding the murder of Anthony Miller has recently received their reward from New York State Crime Stoppers. To protect the anonymity of the caller, no further information regarding the payment of the reward will be released.

Link to Syracuse.com story:

http://www.syracuse.com/crime/index.ssf/2015/02/anonymous_caller_paid_2500_award_for_tip_which_led_to_conviction_of_three_teen_i.html

 

 

Reward Offered For Information Regarding Cortlandt Pedestrian Hit & Run (NYSCS Case 2015-01)

February 17, 2015

New York State Crime Stoppers in cooperation with the New York State Police, Cortlandt Barracks, is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the Hit & Run of a pedestrian.

On Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at approximately 10:35 p.m., a male pedestrian was walking northbound on Lexington Avenue north of State Road 6 in the Town of Cortlandt, NY when he was struck by a vehicle traveling southbound. The vehicle fled the scene in a southbound direction. It is believed that the vehicle has windshield damage, damage to the passenger side fender and passenger side-view mirror.

The victim was transported by the Mohegan Lake Rescue Squad to Westchester Medical Center where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, including a vehicle with the described damage should immediately call the NYS Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-866-313-Tips (8477). Callers can remain anonymous. We don’t need to know who you are, just what you know. Citizens with pertinent information may also go the NYS Crime Stoppers web site http://www.nyscrimestoppers.org and use the links to download the New York State Crime Stoppers Mobile App to their iPhone, Android or Blackberry and provide information to us directly from their phone. Citizens can call our hotline direct or send us an email tip or photo tip. Information provided through the app is also anonymous and the source phone is untraceable and the app is encrypted.

Reward Offered to Help Solve Pleasantville Womans Death (NYSCS Case# 2014-19)

November 7, 2014
Linda Misek-Flakoff

Linda Misek-Flakoff

New York State Crime Stoppers, in cooperation with the Westchester County Police and Pleasantville Police, are offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that directly leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of a 76 year old Pleasantville woman.

On Thursday, October 30, 2014, a mail carrier noticed the mail piling up at 79 Grandview Avenue in Pleasantville, N.Y., the residence of 76 year old Linda Misek-Falkoff. The mail carrier contacted local police who responded to the scene and discovered Ms. Misek-Falkoff deceased, having been stabbed to death in her home. The crime is believed to have occurred in the week or so prior to the discovery of the deceased woman on September 30, 2014.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the NYS Crime Stoppers hot line at 1-866-313- TIPS (8477) 24/7or to download the New York State Crime Stoppers Mobile App to their iPhone, Android phone or Blackberry and provide their information from their phone. The mobile app allows a person to either call the hotline anonymously from their cell phone or send an email tip or photo tip in an encrypted and untraceable environment. More information about NYS Crime Stoppers, as well as links to download the mobile app can be found at http://www.nyscrimestoppers.org. Callers to the hotline or users of the mobile app may remain anonymous and the source phone using the app is untraceable.

Any information, however insignificant it may seem, could lead to the solving of this crime.

 

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