31 October 2022
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Brian P. Webster
Troop NYC Commander
(212) 459-7800
 
  

  

PRESS RELEASE
 

Brooklyn, New York – On Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at approximately 12:30 p.m., Troopers from SP Wards Island and SP Brooklyn assisted Investigators from SP Manhattan BCI and CTIU-South with arresting Vonette A. Reason, age 47, of Freeport, New York, for Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd Degree – a class D felony, Criminal Impersonation in the 1st Degree – a class E felony, Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 3rd Degree, Criminal Impersonation in the 2nd Degree and Criminal Simulation – a class A misdemeanor.

 

SP Manhattan BCI and CTIU-South Investigators conducted a criminal investigation into a complaint regarding an illegally parked 2018 Mercedes Benz sedan, operated by Reason, which displayed a New York State Police Surgeon Placard in Brooklyn. Through the investigation, it was determined that Reason illegally possessed a fraudulent placard, and she was subsequently arrested.

 

Reason was charged with Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd Degree, Criminal Impersonation in the 1st Degree, Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 3rd Degree, Criminal Impersonation in the 2nd Degree and Criminal Simulation. Reason was arraigned at Kings County Supreme Court on October 26, 2022 and released on her own recognizance.


 

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