Officials: 2 suspects allegedly found with PCP in Yonkers

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Officials say two suspects were caught trespassing on private property in Yonkers Friday night.

They say two men had open alcohol containers near Hudson Street at around 10 p.m.

News 12 is told when officers went to investigate, one of the suspects, dropped a baggie allegedly containing PCP.

Officials say 37-year-old Joseph Smith refused arrest and injured six officers before being tazed.

Smith was taken to the hospital for evaluation before being booked on multiple charges.

The second suspect was also taken to a hospital for being under the influence of PCP.

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