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Headlines: 11-year-old approached, guard attacked by inmate, DUI crash sends 2 to hospital

Here are some stories making headlines across the Hudson Valley.

News 12 Staff

Mar 22, 2022, 9:41 AM

Updated 819 days ago

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Police are investigating a suspicious incident in Scarsdale in which an 11-year-old girl was approached by a man in a passing car that she didn't know. Authorities say it happened in the area of Garth and Popham roads Saturday evening. Police say the man was wearing a black beanie and was driving a black Toyota sedan. Anyone with information is asked to call Scarsdale police at (914) 722-1200.
An officer at Green Haven Correctional Facility is recovering this morning after being attacked by an inmate. Five other officers were also injured while trying to control the inmate. Officials say the person is serving a four to five year sentence for burglary and criminal possession of a controlled substance.
A Blooming Grove woman is charged with driving while ability impaired after a crash over the weekend sent two people to the hospital. Monroe police say Pamela Lee struck a woman and 4-year-old girl while driving on Route 208. News 12 has learned the woman is at a hospital for further observation while the girl was treated and released.


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