A 20-something man and woman are both behind bars after they were caught driving a stolen vehicle in Northern Westchester, state police said.
Troopers pulled over a 2007 Volkswagen on Main Street in Cortlandt on Monday, May 21 due to a notification that the vehicle was stolen. Patrick S. McCullough, 25, and Diana R. Lake, 21, of Winfield, Kansas, were interviewed, and the subsequent investigation found the vehicle was stolen. Lake was also found to be in possession of a gravity knife, according to police.
McCullough was charged with criminal possession of stolen property, a Class D felony, and Lake, 21, with criminal possession of stolen property, a Class D felony, and criminal possession of a weapon, a class A misdemeanor.
McCullough and Lake were both arraigned before the Town Cortlandt Court. Lake was remanded to the Westchester County Jail for $1,000 cash bail or $2,000 bond, and McCullough was remanded to the Westchester County Jail in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.
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