POLICE BEAT

Joy ride in a Dodge

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A 2003 Dodge Caravan was stolen from the corner of the Major Deegan Expressway and West 234th Street on Sept. 10. The victim reported to police that around 7 p.m., he returned to his parked vehicle at that location, but could not locate his car.

A license plate scanner picked up the Dodge, valued at $3,000, on Sept. 11, and police recovered the car soon after.

Robbery at gunpoint

A man was robbed while in his vehicle located around 6155 Broadway on Sept. 11 around 9:30 p.m.

According to the victim, he was sitting in his 2022 Mercedes-Benz when someone opened his door, flashed a gun and demanded he hand over his property.

The victim gave the perp a watch, a necklace and $500 in cash.

The perp then ran away north on Broadway towards Yonkers.

No arrests have been made, but the investigation continues.