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Yonkers Police Intensify Investigation Into Potential Burglar

Police in Yonkers are investigating a potential burglar.
Police in Yonkers are investigating a potential burglar. Photo Credit: File

YONKERS, N.Y. - Police in Yonkers have launched an investigation for a potential burglar who was spotted in a neighborhood backyard earlier this week.

At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, police received a report of a suspicious person in a Yonkers backyard, prompting an extensive police search that included multiple resources, Sgt. Dean Politopoulos said.

According to police, the suspect was not located during the initial search, but detectives are actively investigating the incident to identify if there were any burglaries in the area. Police have asked that the community stay alert and report any suspicious activity.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can contact detectives at (914) 377-7900. Keep following Daily Voice for updates as they become available.

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