ORANGE COUNTY, N.Y. - A teenager took police on a wild chase this week, crashing into two cars before attempting to flee officers on foot.
Shahola, Pa. resident Samuel Mittelmark, 19, was arrested on Friday after being busted driving a stolen vehicle by Deerpark police. During the pursuit, Mittlemark struck several parked cars and temporarily eluded police before being apprehended the following day and charged with multiple crimes. Click here to read the story.
Here are some of the other top stories of the week (click on the link to read the full story):
- A woman was busted attempting to shoplift more than $2,000 in merchandise at the Palisades Mall in Nyack.
- Middletown Mayor Joe DeStefano and members of the City Council received raises.
- Port Jervis homeowners will see an uptick in their monthly tax bill following the passage of a budget by the Common Council.
- Orange & Rockland customers have been warned of an increase in scams around the holiday season.
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