09 July 2020
Major Douglas A. Larkin
Troop NYC Commander
(917) 492-7100



Bronx, New York – On July 8, 2020 at approximately 4:10 p.m., troopers from SP Wards Island arrested Noel Mena, age 33, of Auburn, Maine, for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd Degree – a class A misdemeanor.


The troopers were patrolling the Henry Hudson Bridge and conducted a traffic stop on a gray 2011 Ford Fusion, operated by Mena, because the license plates were reported stolen. The investigation into the incident found that Mena did not have authorization to operate the vehicle, and he was subsequently arrested.


Mena was charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd Degree and issued an appearance ticket returnable to Bronx Criminal Court on October 6, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

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