Rye Police Blotter

Collected at Rye City Police Headquarters on Oct. 4 at 2:33 p.m.

Sept. 20
At 12:50 a.m., police we called to The Osborn Home Retirement Center when a women fell out of bed and hit her head. EMS was dispatched and the woman was taken to Greenwich Hospital.

At 3:25, a Milton Road man called police after his wife began complaining of respiratory problems. EMS was dispatched.

Police were called to the Marriot Courtyard on Midland Avenue at 4:13 a.m. due to reports that a man was having a loud argument with a cab driver. The man and cab were gone on arrival.

At 11:56 a.m. a Park Avenue man called headquarters to complain that he was being harassed by his soon-to-be ex-wife. Police were dispatched to the address.

At 4:06 p.m., a Forest Avenue woman called police to report that her husband was out of control. Police arrived at the residence and helped the man remove property from the home. Police noted no physical evidence of criminality.

Sept. 21
At 8:21 a.m., police received reports of a woman unconscious in a car at the Rye train station. The woman told police that she was overtired and unable to drive home. Police called her a cab that took her to Stamford, Conn.

At 10:21 p.m., police were called to a Maple Avenue residence when a man said that his 14-year-old son came back from a party and may have overdosed. EMS was dispatched.

Sept. 22
At 12:29 p.m., a driver called police about an electrical wire burning in a tree along Boston Post Road.

At 4:45 p.m., police received a call from a North Street home where a two-year-old child was having trouble breathing. EMS was dispatched.

Sept. 24
A Mead Pond Lane woman called police that a young deer with a wounded leg was on her property. Police put the animal down, but the caller was unhappy that it occurred on her property. She was informed to call City Hall to voice her displeasure.

At 6:25 p.m., a Wainwright Street man told police that he was harassed by a bicyclist at Playland Market. Police were unable to find the offender.

A Phillips Lane resident called police at 8:59 p.m. after he had been approached by a solicitor selling magazines despite the residence being listed on the city’s “Do-Not Solicit” list. Police found a man matching the description, who was selling magazines without a permit to solicit. He was advised to go to City Hall and fill out the necessary paper work.

Sept. 26
At 7:33 p.m. police responded to multiple calls about a pedestrian possibly struck on Playland Access Drive. They found a 67-year old Harrison woman who had fallen while walking. EMS was dispatched.

Sept. 27
At 3:46 p.m., police were called to Purchase Street after reports that a male and female—
possibly with Russian accents—stole two jackets.

At 7:33 p.m., police responded to a call from the corner of Purchase and Smith streets after a resident was injured by youths throwing snap-caps. The youth who threw the cap could not be identified, but the group issued the resident an apology at the behest of the police.

At 9:45 p.m., a woman called police to report that her son had been attacked by Rye High School students on Boston Post Road outside of Nugent Stadium. A second call to cops was made by Rye Athletic Director Rob Castagna.

At 10:56 p.m., a Maple Avenue resident reported a suspicious man urinating in a yard and carrying bags down the street.

Sept. 28
At 6:53 a.m., police were called to the city’s municipal Boat Basin after someone complained about a “heavy” odor of marijuana. The Fish and Game Club was holding its Pig Roast Barbeque.

A Woods Lane resident called police, at 4:05 a.m., to report that someone had opened unauthorized credit cards in his name.