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Off-duty Yonkers police officer injured in fatal Queens shooting
The 43-year-old man was injured, and two people killed, in what the NYPD described as a potential domestic-violence situation. The off-duty officer had a gunshot wound in the shoulder and two potential stab wounds on his back, police said.
Teen Shot, Killed While Playing Basketball in NYC Park: NYPD
What to KnowA 16-year-old boy playing basketball at a Brooklyn playground just after school let out was shot in the head and died, police sayThe teen, Timothy Oyebola of Queens, is not believed to have been the intended target, police say"He was a really good kid," said NYPD Chief Michael Kemper. "T
Exonerated man intends to sue Nassau, LI village
Josiah Galloway with his aunt, Sheila, at the Nassau County Courthouse in Mineola, where his March 2009 attempted murder conviction was vacated on Sept. 13. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp
Three babies stabbed at Flushing day care center as worker goes on violent rampage: cops - QNS.com
According to police andpublishedreports, the 55-year-old woman, who works at the facility, stabbed a female coworker in the torso with a kitchen knife. She allegedly then turned the sharp instrument on three infants — all of them girls, one as young as three days old — and attacked them.
MTA Bus Crashes Into Building in Brooklyn; 6 Minor Injuries Reported
The driver of the B45 bus, traveling without passengers, careened into the vacated building on Ralph Ave. at St. Mark’s at around 10:12 a.m.
3 Babies Stabbed at Maternity Center; Cleaver Found at Scene
What to KnowFive people, including three infants, were stabbed at a Queens maternity center early Friday, authorities sayAll of the stabbed infants are a month old or younger; there were nine babies in the Flushing house at the time, officials sayA 52-year-old woman, was found in the basement of the
Man electrocuted after climbing on top of Metro North train
“A train traveling to New Haven was stopped between Larchmont and Mamaroneck stations due to a power issue. Preliminarily, it appears that a man attempted to get on top of the train and had come into contact with catenary wires,” Metro North said.
NCPD Missing Persons Squad Issues Alert for Hempstead Teen
Hempstead, NY - Sept. 20, 2018 -The Missing Persons Squad is investigating a Missing Juvenile that occurred on September 20, 2018 at 10:00 p.m. inHempstead.
Infants among wounded in Queens day care stabbing
At least five people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight day care center in Queens.
Woman Dies After 911 Call, Cop Hurt as Ex Opens Fire in NYC
What to KnowA 31-year-old woman was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head after calling 911 from a Queens apartment early FridayHer boyfriend, an off-duty Yonkers officer, was discovered badly wounded; a man thought to be the woman's ex was found dead, a gun nearbyCops responded to calls earlier
Police Respond to Reports of Hempstead Shooting; One Victim Discovered Injured
Hempstead, NY - Sept. 21, 2018 -Third Squad detectives are investigating an Assault that occurred on Wednesday, September 20, 2018 at 12:43 a.m.Hempstead.
Pelham Manor Petition on Moving Village Election Date Being Resubmitted; Unclear if Pelham Village Petition Will be Resubmitted
The Pelham Manor petition is being resubmitted that proposes a proposition on the Nov. 6 ballot that the Village Election date in March be moved to November.Pelham Manor Village Manager/Village Clerk John Pierpont had determined that the petition was invalid. One error, he said, was that the petitio
Long Island group home manager robbed special needs residents' bank accounts: cops - NY Daily News
A cold-hearted manager at a Long Island special needs home was busted for stealing $1,889 from 11 residents’ bank accounts, police said Thursday.Unique Williams, 27, took the cash on Dec. 4, 2017 while she was working at a resident manager at the Maryhaven Center of Hope in West Babylon, cops said.
Rye Neck Seniors Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
MAMARONECK, NY — Three Rye Neck High School seniors — Risa Liebman, Delaney Park and Elena Tisnovsky — have been named semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship program. The students are among 16,000 high school students nationwide who were awarded the distinction by the National Merit Sc
Woman who fatally struck Whitestone teen surrenders license, agrees to sign senior driving reform petition - QNS.com
Sheila Kahn-Prager, 88, pleaded guilty to second-degree reckless endangerment before the Queens Criminal Court. She was granted a conditional discharge, meaning that if she is re-arrested within a year, she faces one year incarceration.
Multiple people stabbed in Queens, woman in custody: police
A woman is in custody and several people were injured (Citizen App)FLUSHING, Queens — Several people were stabbed in Queens early Friday, police said.Authorities were called to a building on 161st Street between 45th and 43rd Avenues in Flushing.According to police, multiple stab victims were found.
Woman chases man accused of grabbing her inside subway station
On Aug. 31, a 26-year-old woman was walking own a staircase inside the Grand Central – 42nd Street subway station when a man grabbed her buttocks, police said.
Police: "Multiple victims" in Maryland shooting
PERRYMAN, Md. --Authorities are responding after reports of shots fired in Harford County, Maryland, just south of Aberdeen,CBS Baltimore reports.
Man dies after climbing on top of moving train
Cellphone video shows a man on the train yelling for "Mikey," moments after 24-year-old Michael Vigeant fell off the roof, according to Metro-North train officials.
Teen stabbed in the abdomen outside Bronx school: police
The stabbing happened directly outside JHS 166 Roberto Clemente, according to Teamsters Local 237, the union representing school safety officers.