Orangetown Police Make Arrests During, After Parade

Connor Alvarez of Mountainview was arrested in Pearl River for obstruction, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.

Orangetown Police made multiple arrests during and after Sunday's Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade in Pearl River.

Those included 18-year-old Dillon Destafano of Riverdale, NJ. According to police he was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly getting into an altercation in the Dunkin Donuts in Pearl River at 3:55 p.m. He was released to his father. 

According to police, Conor Alvarez, 23, of Mountainview, NY interfered with officers who were apprehending another person on Franklin Ave. in Pearl River at 6:19 p.m. He also refused to put his hands behind his back when instructed to do so. He was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration and released on $100 bail.

Two men were arrested for open alcoholic containers in the parking lot at ShopRite in Pearl River shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday. 

There was also a pedestrian struck on S. Middletown Road in Pearl River at approximately 12:33 p.m., but there were no injuries or arrests in relation to the incident. 

Scotty March 18, 2013 at 01:46 PM
Good job OPD...stopping minor issues before becoming major problems....proper training and professionalism helps .


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »