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2 arrested in death of teen fatally struck by ambulette in the Bronx
The BRONX — Police arrested two men in the death of a 17-year-old who was pushed in front of an ambulette in the Bronx. Obeb Adames and Mario Almonte were arrested Sunday for their alleged involvement in Angel Reyes-Godoy’s death.
Sketch released of man wanted for raping woman in Bronx apartment
PELHAM PARKWAY, Bronx (WABC) -- Police released a sketch of a man wanted in connection with therape of a 41-yearold woman in the Bronx. Police say on Wednesday the victim left her door unlocked in the area of Cruger Avenue and Maran Place in Pelham Parkway when she was attacked inside her apartment.
Mineola amends village code to ban most construction work before 8 a.m. on weekdays
Restrictions also apply to weekends and in residential and industrial areas and are meant to give residents more peace and quiet, officials said. Village trustees in Mineola have passed legislation designed to make mornings much quieter by banning construction work before 8 a.m.
Bat-Wielding Good Samaritan Stops Kidnapping Of 11-Year-Old Girl In Queens, Sources Say
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A good Samaritan in Queens is being credited with thwarting the kidnapping of a young girl on her way to school. Police sources tell CBS2 that an 11-year-old girl was walking to class around 8 a.m. Saturday morning when a 40-year-old man pulled up to her in his car near Cente
Investigators: Man ran ecstasy 'cook lab' out of Mastic home
Federal officials say an intercepted package led them to uncover a "cook lab" inside a Mastic home that was being used to produce ecstasy. Teams with Homeland Security Investigations, Suffolk police and other agencies descended on the Roda Drive home on Friday, with some officers in hazmat suits. Ph
New Hyde Park: 5 Latest Homes To Hit The Market
NEW HYDE PARK, NY — Looking for a new home, and want the latest scoop on what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Not to worry! To save you some time, we here at Patch have compiled an up-to-date batch of new listings nea
Woman shot during dispute in the Bronx: police
MORRISANIA, the Bronx — Police are looking for the man accused of opening fire during a dispute in the Bronx early Saturday, striking a woman in the leg. Shortly after 1 a.m., police said two men got into a dispute in the vicinity of Franklin Avenue and East 168th Street in Morrisania.
Hempstead school board moves toward dismissing security chief
The Hempstead school board voted late Thursday to take steps toward seeking the dismissal of the district’s security director, former Freeport Mayor Andrew Hardwick. The panel, following a closed-door session, voted 3-2 to issue disciplinary charges against Hardwick and extend his paid administrativ
2 arrested in death of 17-year-old fatally struck by ambulette in the Bronx
FORDHAM, Bronx (WABC) -- Police have made two arrests in connection with the death of a teenager who wasfatally struck by an ambulette in the Bronx after being pushed into traffic during an argument.
‘Good Samaritan’ saves young girl from would-be kidnapper
A creep snatched an 11-year-old girl off a Queens street early Saturday — and a good Samaritan came to the rescue, holding the would-be kidnapper until cops arrived, police said.
Suffolk police shoot, kill knife-wielding man in "confrontation" in Shirley
Suffolk County police officers shot and killed a man holding a knife in Shirley on Saturday, police said. Homicide squad detectives are investigating the shooting at 12:30 p.m. on Rockledge Drive, police said.
SNL Actor Pete Davidson Posts Disturbing Message On Instagram, Ex-Girlfriend Ariana Grande Visits 30 Rock To Help Comic
New York police on Saturday made a "wellness check" on "Saturday Night Live" actor Pete Davidson after a social media posting Saturday appeared to suggest he was suicidal. NYPD officers met with Davidson, according to CNN. Lieutenant Paul Ng did not confirm where or when the wellness check was done.
Hundreds Pack Hearing On Nassau County Property Tax Assessments
MINEOLA, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- Hundreds of residents in Nassau County packed a hearing on property tax assessments Wednesday night. Fifty-two percent of residents in the county will see their property taxes rise under the new assessment program while 48 percent will see a drop in their taxes.
3 New Open Houses In The Mineola Area
MINEOLA, NY — House shopping online can make you feel like you're going in blind. Photos can't always do a house justice, and they can often make a run-down property appear more spacious and sparkling than it really is. That's why open houses are so convenient: No more bumbling around in the dark!
Baby found dead in Midtown Manhattan hotel; 2 women in custody
MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) -- Two women are in custody after a baby boy was found dead inside a Midtown hotel. Police responded to a 911 call at the Hotel Pennsylvania on 7th Avenue and West 33rd Street around 1 a.m. Saturday. Hotel staff told police they saw two women wandering around the hotel with
Man Crashes Into Pedestrian, Pole, Charged With DWI: Cops
MASTIC, NY — A man was charged with driving while intoxicated after hitting a pedestrian and a pole in a Shirley crash Friday night, police said. According to Suffolk County Police, Steven Reid, 46, of Wyandanch, was arrested at 11:37 p.m. and charged with DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation of
Man dies after Uniondale shooting, police say
One of the two men shot in Uniondale Wednesday has died of his injuries, Nassau police said Friday. Homicide detectives identified the victim as Terrance Brown, 24, of Uniondale.
Islanders spread holiday joy, and get it back, at NYU Winthrop Hospital
The Islanders took some time off the ice on Thursday afternoon to get into the holiday spirit. Mathew Barzal, Cal Clutterbuck, Jordan Eberle and Nick Leddy met with young patients and their families at NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola, handing out presents and memorabilia as part of the team’s annua
Vehicle Slams Into Utility Pole In Hit-Run Rockland Crash
A potentially dangerous scene unfolded in New Hempstead on Friday morning when a driver struck a utility pole, sending wires onto the roadway, police said. Members of the Ramapo Police Department were dispatched to Bonnie Court at approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, when the motorist took down
17-Year-Old Fugitive From Pennsylvania Arrested In Garden City
An officer saw a car traveling south on Clinton Road at 75 MPH on Dec. 5. The office tried to pull the car over, but the driver refused to stop and continued to drive in an unsafe manner on multiple streets in Garden City and Hempstead, breaking many laws. The car finally came to a stop on Stowe Pla