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Woman, 34, Found Dead on Bedroom Floor With Hands Cuffed, Plastic Bag on Head: Police

Published at 8:36 AM EDT on Mar 19, 2018 | Updated 2 hours ago News 4 A 34-year-old woman was found dead on the floor of her Brooklyn bedroom, her hands handcuffed behind her body and a plastic bag over her head, police say. Authorities say Ketsia Zephir was pronounced dead at the scene on East 21st

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-19 12:36:32

Hit and run in the Bronx kills pedestrian

Police are investigating a hit and run that killed a pedestrian in the Bronx. A man was struck by a car just after 5 a.m. Monday at 181st Street and Third Avenue in Belmont. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. Police say the driver got out of his vehicle and ran away from the scene.

NY1 - 2018-03-19 17:46:00

Teenager cuffed for fatally stabbing a Glendale man during a Ridgewood robbery attempt

Detectives arrested a Bushwick teenager early on Monday morning for his alleged role in a deadly stabbing in Ridgewood earlier this month. Luis Paredes, 16, of Putnam Avenue faces second-degree murder and robbery charges for the stabbing death of Glendale's Daniel Atkinson, 17, on the evening of Mar

QNS.COM - 2018-03-19 18:30:30

NYPD: Woman killed after car cuts her off in the Bronx

Police are still searching for the driver they say cut off another car in the Bronx - killing a beloved cheerleading coach at Cardinal Spellman High School. Her teenage daughter was also hurt in the crash. NY1's Lori Chung has more. "She kept this family together and now we don't have anything," sai

NY1 - 2018-03-19 11:48:00

Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary 

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more than two minute video. Actress Cynthia N

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 18:18:20

Cops: Driver hit two people with car in Mineola parking dispute

One victim fell off the hood of Anthony Scott's car and it ran over her legs, police say. Anthony Scott, 37, of Westbury, hit two people with his car Sunday in Mineola, police said. Photo Credit: NCPD A Westbury man was charged with assault after hitting two people with his car during a dispute ov

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-19 09:58:05

Genius steals money & lotto tickets in Flushing deli burglary - then tries to cash winning ticket there

A local man who tried to cash in a winning lottery ticket he allegedly stole from a Flushing deli the previous day has been apprehended, prosecutors said. Anthony Rodriguez, 31, was arrested on March 12 by the 111th Precinct. He faces charges of burglary, grand larceny and criminal mischief in the t

QNS.COM - 2018-03-19 20:20:11

43rd Annual Brooklyn St. Patrick's Day Parade [Photos]

PARK SLOPE - The streets of Park Slope were lined with spectators donning green apparel and cheering on the marchers of the 43rd annual Brooklyn St. Patrick's Day Parade Sunday afternoon. Parade Grand Marshal Richard J. Moylan at the 43rd Annual Brooklyn St. Patrick's Day Parade, Park Slope, March 1

BKLYNER.COM - 2018-03-19 16:18:37

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


DA: New charges likely after DWI crash in Baldwin turns fatal

New charges could be coming against a West Hempstead man accused of drunken driving in a now-fatal crash in Baldwin. Police say Roy Gomez, 39, was drunk when he crashed into a car stopped at a red light on Grand Avenue and Milburn Avenue around 10:15 p.m. Tuesday. Initial reports said that three vi


Nearly 200 pounds of marijuana seized in Queens drug bust

FLUSHING, Queens - Nearly 200 pounds of marijuana worth about $500,000 was recovered during a drug bust in Queens Tuesday afternoon. About $500,000 worth of marijuana seized in Queens drug bust (NYPD) Two on-duty plain-clothed officers observed three males in front of a Flushing home exchanging larg


Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

Terrance Briggs (left) went on a murderous rampage before killing himself Wednesday morning.Facebook; Gabriella Bass The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The


Fire breaks out near LIRR tracks in Queens; multiple lines suspended

JAMAICA, Queens - Multiple Long Island Railroad lines were suspended Friday after a fire broke out near tracks in Jamaica. The rubbish fire started around 1 p.m. near 187th Street and 90th Avenue, FDNY said. The fire is located near the LIRR's tracks at Hillside, the LIRR tweeted. Service was suspen


Cops looking for masked duo who held up a Queens Village pharmacy at gunpoint

Police are looking for two men who robbed a Queens Village pharmacy at gunpoint and took off with prescription medications. According to police, at 5:05 a.m. on March 11, two unknown men wearing masks and gloves entered a CVS, located at 219-39 89th Ave., and encountered a 21-year-old male employee.


BREAKING: Forest Hills High School goes on lockdown after threat of shooting found on desk

Forest Hills High School is on a "precautionary" lockdown as police investigate a reported shooting threat, authorities said. Police received a call about the threat at about 11 a.m. on March 15. According to law enforcement sources, a student found a note scribbled on a desk indicating that another


Trio takes off with an Uber driver's car in Flushing after pickup goes bad: cops

Police are looking for three suspects who stole an Uber driver's car in Flushing earlier this month. According to police, at 4:07 a.m. on March 9, a 35-year-old Uber driver picked up three passengers at 32-17 College Point Blvd. Once inside, police said, the driver realized that the three individual


Police identify bat-wielding man fatally shot after beating 2 on Long Island

GREAT NECK, NY - Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot by police after he allegedly swung a baseball bat into two people's heads. Michael Delloyd Ward, 46, died after he was fatally shot by Long Island police when he beat two people with a bat (NCPD) Michael Delloyd Ward, 46, got


Cops seize nearly $500,000 in marijuana during a major Flushing drug bust

Six individuals face drug possession and other charges after cops conducted a massive bust at a Flushing residence this week which led to the seizure of nearly 200 pounds of marijuana and ketamine. On March 13 at around 2:20 p.m., officers from the 109th Precinct Anti-Crime Unit were on plain-clothe


Construction worker killed at Jamaica site

A 34-year-old construction worker from the Bronx was killed Tuesday in a forklift accident at the site of the old Mary Immaculate Hospital in Jamaica. NYPD said a 911 call was received at 10:54 a.m. Upon their arrival they found Edgar Pazmina of Westchester Avenue, unconscious and unresponsive. The


Ozone Park woman dies in Route 6 crash

An Ozone Park woman died last Saturday after she moved into oncoming traffic on State Route 6 in Rockland County and hit a car head on, state police said. Loreal Maldinaldo, 28, was driving west on the highway when her vehicle crossed the double yellow line and hit a 2017 Ford Van that was traveling