Ossining Man Charged With Unlicensed Operation
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces the arrest of an Ossining man on a charge of unlicensed operation.
On January 13, 2014 at 9:57 a.m., Deputy Sheriff Ryan McMahon stopped a motorist who had committed a traffic violation on Route 9 in the Town of Philipstown. The deputy determined that the driver, identified as Elio H. Chimbo, 40, of 9 Sarah Street, Ossining held a suspended license. The deputy arrested Mr. Chimbo and charged him with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the Third Degree, a misdemeanor. The defendant was released in his own recognizance pending a February 5, 2014 appearance in the Town of Philipstown Justice Court to answer the charge.
If found guilty of the misdemeanor charge, the defendant could face up to a year in jail and a fine of up to $1,000.00.