PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Port Chester last week:
- The Internal Revenue Service is warning residents of Westchester County to beware of a new telephone scam demanding money or bank information from taxpayers.
- The passenger of a car stopped by police on the Hutchinson River Parkway on Saturday, Nov, 15 was accused of throwing thousands of dollars worth of heroin out of the car window before trying to drive away, reports LoHud.com .
- New York State Police said an unsafe lane change made by a civilian driver contributed to the accident that killed Bridgeport resident and National Guard member Ronald Patterson Jr. on I-95 in Rye in August, according to CBS Connecticut .
- A 60-year-old man was arrested and accused of hanging 25 dead cats from a tree near his Yonkers home in April .