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Officer in Times Square hit by speeding car, 2 suspects arrested, NYPD says

Arfhy Santos and William Lopez were arrested Wednesday, Jan. 17, in connection with an assault on a police officer, the NYPD said. (Credit: NYPD) Two suspects were arrested Wednesday after a police officer was hit by the driver of a speeding car in Times Square Saturday, the NYPD said. Charges were

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-18 13:32:00

Man wanted for fatally shooting woman outside Bronx bodega: police

MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx - Police on Wednesday identified a man they say shot a woman in the face, killing her, in front of a Bronx bodega earlier this week. Amere Bryant, 24, is sought for the Monday evening slaying, NYPD's 40th Precinct stated in a tweet Wednesday. Shaquana Button, 36, was shot in th

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-17 13:06:01

Goldman Sachs exec's assistant charged with stealing $1.2M worth of his boss' rare wine

Besotted by his boss' elegant wine collection, the personal assistant to a Goldman Sachs top exec is accused of swiping some $1.2 million of it, prosecutors said Wednesday. Nicolas DeMeyer was arrested in Los Angeles late Tuesday in the theft of hundreds of bottles of the valuable vino between 201

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 02:13:14

Bronx dad busted for allegedly attacking 4-year-old daughter with baseball bat, seriously injuring her

Cops have arrested a Bronx dad they say beat his 4-year-old daughter with a baseball bat, police said Wednesday. Members of the NYPD's Child Abuse Squad arrested Noel Morales, 32, for the Saturday afternoon attack at his home on Morrison Ave. in Soundview. The girl's mother was at work during the

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 19:03:44

The NYC truck attack suspect is seeking a plea deal to accept a life sentence and avoid the death penalty

AP Photo/Andres Kudacki Sayfullo Saipov, the man accused of killing eight and injuring 11 when he drove a rented pickup truck down a Manhattan bike path last Halloween, is seeking a plea bargain that would leave him imprisoned for life if prosecutors agree not to seek the death penalty. "The Governm

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-17 23:50:46

Affordable housing in NYC hit record 24,536 below-market-rate apartments in 2017, de Blasio says

Mayor de Blasio watches as Jasper Hurst, 79, signs a lease on a below-market-rate apartment in Cypress Hills Senior Housing Residences on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (Credit: Corey Sipkin) The New York City government financed nearly 25,000 apartments last year at rent below the market rate, Mayor Bill

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-17 12:18:00

Man, 76, dies after jumping in front of subway in the Bronx 

A 76-year-old man died after he jumped in front of an incoming Bronx subway train early Wednesday. The victim, who was not immediately identified, was struck by a 5 train at Burke Ave. and White Plains Road in Olinville around 3 a.m., police said. The man died at the scene. His death is an appar

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 12:27:15

Man who tried blowing up his $4.7M Upper West side brownstone in suicide bid out on bail

A wealthy businessman who tried to blow his $4.7 million brownstone to smithereens in a failed suicide attempt is seeking treatment at a psychiatric facility after getting out on bail. Charles Welsh, 52, charged with arson for the Dec. 21 blast, got released Saturday after posting a $250,000 bond

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 05:57:21

Police Shoot, Kill Suspect Who Pointed Weapon At Them: Police

RACINE, WI - The Wisconsin Department of Justice is reporting that Racine police officers shot and killed an armed suspect after he pointed a weapon at officers Wednesday afternoon. According to Racine police, just after 4 p.m., Racine police officers attempted to pull over a car with no front licen

PATCH - 2018-01-18 04:34:01

3 men charged with series of armed robberies in Waukegan

Three men were charged with a series of recent armed robberies at businesses in north suburban Waukegan. About 8 p.m. Thursday, an undercover officer saw a four-door white sedan driving past the Dollar General at 2205 N. Lewis Ave., according to Waukegan police. After the sedan parked, two men with

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-17 08:32:00

I-41/94 southbound left lanes closed near Racine due to crash

RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) - The two left lanes of Interstate 41/94 southbound are closed near County K in Racine due to a crash. The incident occurred around 5:35 a.m. on Thursday. Stay with CBS 58 for more information on this developing story. RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) - The two left lanes of Interstate 41

CBS 58 - 2018-01-18 11:04:00

Racine police fatally shoot armed driver during foot chase, Department of Justice says

A driver was fatally shot by Racine police on Wednesday after brandishing a gun during a foot chase, according to the Wisconsin Department of Justice. The driver had fled from a traffic stop by two officers near 14th and Villa streets shortly after 4 p.m., according to a news release from the DOJ an

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-01-18 04:08:29

Woman arrested with five different illegal drugs hidden in bra

A 19-year-old Pleasant Prairie woman was charged with drug possession after she was found with small amounts of five different illegal drugs hidden in her bra. Emma Riedlinger was charged Tuesday with two counts of possession of narcotics, possession of cocaine, possession of a controlled substance,

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 03:30:00

Racine police investigate officer-involved shooting near 14th & Park

Officer-involved shooting at 14th & Park in Racine RACINE - Racine police confirm they are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 14th and Park. It happened shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17th. FOX6 News has a crew on the scene - and we will update this story as soon as mor

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-01-17 22:25:45

DOJ: Fugitive sex offender cut off GPS bracelet, may be in Milwaukee/Kenosha area

A parolee and sex offender who has been living in LaCrosse cut off his GPS monitoring bracelet at a Minnesota gas station and is on the run, a Wednesday alert from the Wisconsin Department of Justice said. Casey Thibodeaux, 37, is possibly driving a brown Ford Fusion with Wisconsin license plates a

WISN - 2018-01-17 20:37:00

Man charged with selling gun to undercover cop in Lake County

A north suburban Park City man has been charged with selling a gun to an undercover police officer. Luis C. Lopez, 23, illegally sold the gun to an undercover Lake County Sheriff's Gang Task Force detective, according to a statement from the sheriff's office. A warrant for his arrest was issued Frid

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-17 14:42:00

Centre man faces murder charge

A Centre man is in jail on murder and other charges in the death Tuesday of Curtis Junior Bright, 66, according to a press release from Centre Police Chief Kirk Blankenship. Vester Lee Randolph, 51, is charged with murder, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, second-degree possession of ma

GADSDEN TIMES - 2018-01-17 21:58:12

2 arrested for burglary and theft after police chase in Guntersville

Scottsboro police responded to a burglary of a business in the 18000 block of Highway 35 on Tuesday. Once officers found the front door broken out, they reviewed security video and were able to see a male and female committing the crime of burglary and theft. After conducting an investigation of the

WAFF - 2018-01-17 17:25:12

Burglary suspects lead police on chase

Billy Kyle Martin, 24, of Montevallo, and Patricia Gail Smith, 29, of Jemison, were arrested Tuesday and face several charges. The two are charged with breaking out the door of a business in the 18000 block of Highway 35 Tuesday. According to police, officers were heading to a second burglary c

WAAY-TV - 2018-01-17 18:16:00

Man arrested with marijuana, 'large number of pills'

A Mentone man was arrested Sunday with a large number of pills and a "sizable amount of marijuana." According to a press release from Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum, police made a traffic stop which led to the arrest. Bynum said Patrolman Matt Jones and Patrolman Nick Hill initiated a traffic s

TIMES-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 22:48:00