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ATV-riding vandals wrecked a golf course; county offers reward for information leading to arrest

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Vandals on a pair of ATVs began tearing up Putnam County Golf Course December 30, damaging both fairways and greens. Per a lowhud.com report, the clowns have returned to the New York course at least three times this month.

As you may have guessed from its name, Putnam County Golf Course is a municipal track, so taxpayers are stuck with the bill for course repairs.

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell told lohud.com, “The Putnam County Golf Course has been a premier destination in the Hudson Valley with its lush greens at public prices. We cannot allow individuals to misuse the golf course at the expense of the taxpayers.”

As such, the county is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of these idiots.

Anyone with information can call the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office at 845-225-4300 and the Carmel police at 845-628-1300.

Hudson Valley GolfWRX members, let’s bring these ATV-riding a-holes to justice.

(h/t Kevin Cunningham, Golf.com)

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  1. Benny

    Jan 29, 2018 at 6:16 pm

    Man I grew up riding dirtbikes, quads and even snowmobiling. While I have dreamed about ripping through certain courses I also worked grounds hrowing up. User above is right, these punks have zero clue and think they the course probably fixes itself. But when these punks get caught they will soon figure out very fast how extremly difficult maintaining a course is. I hope we get to ear all about it too!

  2. North Hinkle

    Jan 26, 2018 at 3:04 pm

    Last year it was an idiot ATV rider tearing up Hudson Hills GC in Northern Westchester (just south of Putnam).

  3. Mj

    Jan 23, 2018 at 5:14 pm

    Need to drive spikes in the ground around greens to ouncture tires
    Check local atv repair shops

  4. James T

    Jan 23, 2018 at 4:27 pm

    Best punishment for these guys would be to make them take up golf… and play that course.

    • the dude

      Jan 23, 2018 at 4:48 pm

      naaa…how about work at the course 14 hours a day for a year (straight)…like some supers…..oh and take away their ATV’s (sell them and give the money to the course to repair)….and then…..waterboard them…..and then……

  5. sbrooks

    Jan 23, 2018 at 2:42 pm

    Unfortunately these people are naive to how much pride and hard work is put into these courses.

    • James T

      Jan 23, 2018 at 4:29 pm

      Obviously, they didn’t read the signs that said “Cart Path Only for ATV’s”

  6. Boo Strongly

    Jan 23, 2018 at 12:13 pm

    Where is Putnam County and why is this stealing space as a headline?

    • the dude

      Jan 23, 2018 at 1:36 pm

      Hudson Valley…..New York. I think it should be a headline….and publish the faces and names once these losers get busted

    • David

      Jan 23, 2018 at 3:47 pm

      Stop complaining you cry baby. Just because you don’t care about it doesn’t mean others don’t either. Why comment if you don’t care about it?

    • Steve Cantwell

      Jan 25, 2018 at 7:36 pm

      This is someones property (the county in this case).Maybe we should jump on some ATVs and destroy your property. How would you feel about that? I doubt you would like it. And if you dont/wouldnt care, you are beyond hope.

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