Two Putnam Men Arrested in Separate Domestic Violence Incidents

Sheriff Kevin J. McConville reports the arrest of a Patterson, NY, man after an investigation into a domestic violence incident.

On May 26, 2023, Investigators were advised by Westchester authorities that a female resident of Westchester was a possible victim of domestic violence by a boyfriend who resided in Putnam County. An investigation was begun, and it was determined that the suspect violated an order of protection prohibiting contact between the two parties due to past domestic violence incidents.

On May 27, Deputies arrested 24-year-old Christian Rivadeneira and charged him with Criminal Contempt in the 2nd Degree, a misdemeanor. He was arraigned before Judge Folchetti in the Town of Southeast Court and remanded to the Putnam County Correctional Facility on a $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond.

Putnam County Sheriff's Office members arrested a Putnam Valley man for assaulting his wife while in the presence of their children twice in less than a week.

On July 6, 2023, Deputies were dispatched to a residence in Putnam Valley for a 911 domestic incident. Upon arrival, both parties were interviewed, and it was determined that the husband, Hussein Kaddour, 39 years of age, began arguing with his wife and subsequently struck and kicked her, and she called 911. This took place in front of their one and four-year-old children. Mr. Kaddour was arrested and charged with Harassment in the 2nd Degree, a Violation, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a Misdemeanor. He was arraigned before Judge Nachomie in the Town of Putnam Valley Court and was ROR to appear at a later date, and an Order of Protection was issued.

On July 13, Mr. Kaddour was arrested by Sheriff's Office Investigators as a result of an investigation stemming from an assault on his wife, which took place on July 4 at their residence. It was determined that Kaddour and his wife had been involved in an argument and that he had punched her numerous times in front of their children. After turning himself into Investigators, he was charged with Assault in the 3rd degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, both Misdemeanors. He was issued an appearance ticket for the Putnam Valley Court.