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Dobbs Ferry Police Arrest Son After Fight with Mom

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Shawn Corr, a 19-year-old Dobbs Ferry resident, was arrested on Sep. 7 for violating an order of protection after a verbal confrontation with his mother. Police said Corr threatened his mother, who had the order of protection against him. Corr was arrested for criminal contempt shortly after 6 p.m. after his mother called police.

Estella Espana, a 25-year-old Dobbs Ferry resident, was arrested for endangering the welfare of a child on Sep. 7. Espana's husband called police just after 8 p.m. after one of their daughters was struck on the back with a belt by Espana, police said. She was arrested, arraigned and held at county jail after striking the eight-year-old child.

John Doyle, a 46-year-old Bronxville resident, was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Sep. 5 after Dobbs Ferry police noticed his car stopped on Ashford Ave. Police said the car was stopped on the side of the road at approximately 5 a.m. and Doyle was found asleep inside. Police woke him up and performed sobriety tests on him at the scene. Police said Doyle had a prior DWI conviction. He was arrested and released later.

On Sep. 6, Our Lady of Pompeii Church in Dobbs Ferry reported to police that Chase Bank had alerted the church that a fraudulent check had been cashed in the amount of $2,384. Police said someone simulated making a check with the church's information and cashed it. The fraud occurred between Aug. 29 and Aug. 31 and police are investigating the matter.

A Mercy College student reported that his Apple MacBook laptop was stolen from his dorm room on Sep. 8 between 11:15 p.m. and 12:15 a.m. Police said the male student left his laptop unattended for a period of time with his roommate and other students and when he returned the room was empty and the laptop was gone. The laptop is valued at $3,000 and police are still investigating the matter.

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