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Woman, 34, found cuffed and dead in Brooklyn home with plastic bag over her head

A Brooklyn woman was found dead Sunday in her bedroom, with her hands cuffed behind her back and a plastic bag over her head, police said. Officers found Ketsia Zephir, 34, in her home on E. 21st St. near Newkirk Ave. in Flatbush just before 3:15 p.m. Cops said they found no signs of trauma on Zep

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 07:31:06

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

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

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

Teen arrested for fatal stabbing during gang-related brawl in Queens 

Cops arrested a 16-year-old Bronx resident in a fatal stabbing during a gang-related clash in Queens, police said Monday. The teen, Luis Paredes, allegedly knifed Daniel Atkinson, 24, in the stomach during a violent skirmish March 9, officials said. According to authorities, more than a dozen men

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 18:42:11

Serial purse snatcher attacked women in northeast Queens seven times since December: cops

Police released images on Monday of a man allegedly responsible for a series of purse snatchings across northeast Queens. Law enforcement sources said the perpetrator approached each victim from behind on the street and forcibly removed their handbags. On a few instances, he was observed entering a

QNS.COM - 2018-03-19 22:30:26

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. "Something has t

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-20 00:25:09

Man accused of beating grandma to death granted call to mother from jail

A mother's love trumps all - even attempted murder, apparently. Would-be matricide victim Alisha Green was granted an odd request Monday, when Manhattan Judge Ericka Edwards modified an order in place that barred her allegedly homicidal son, Gary Bias, from speaking with her. Green had specifically

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-20 02:28:49

Mom Dies in NYC Crash, Teen Hurt, After Car Is Cut Off: NYPD

A mom was driving with her 16-year-old daughter when they were cut off by another vehicle, causing the woman to lose control and crash, police said Sunday. The mom was killed and her daughter was hurt. Michelle Muccio, 44, of the Bronx, was driving a GMC Envoy on the exit ramp of I-95 at Baychester

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-18 12:13:11

Fire near LIRR tracks in Queens caused by improper disposal of lithium battery: FDNY

A fire near Long Island Railroad tracks in Jamaica on Friday was caused by improper disposal of a lithium battery, the FDNY said Saturday. Per #FDNY Fire Marshals: Cause of 3/16 5-alarm fire, 187-40 Jamaica Ave #Queens was accidental, improper disposal of lithium battery - FDNY (@FDNY) March 17, 201


Mother killed, teen injured in Bronx highway crash

BAYCHESTER, the Bronx - A woman was killed and her daughter was injured during a highway crash in the Bronx Saturday night. Michelle Muccio, 44, was driving with her daughter, 16, on the I-95 shortly before midnight when another car cut them off as they were approaching exit 11 in Baychester, police

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-18 13:26:52

Cops hunt masked creep who raped 12-year-old girl at knifepoint in her Brooklyn home

The incident took place in a home on Farragut Road near Remsen Ave. in Canarsie, Brooklyn, early on March 5.(Christian Mueller/Getty Images) A masked man armed with a knife raped a 12-year-old girl inside her Brooklyn home, police said Saturday. The sicko slipped inside the child's apartment on Fa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-18 10:12:22

Man killed in East Village apartment fire

EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan - A man was killed after a fire broke out at a Manhattan apartment Sunday morning. Authorities received a call around 6:10 a.m. about a fire on the first floor of 244 E. 7th Street in the East Village. A man in his 60s was found dead at the location, police said. The cause of

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-18 12:53:19

Livery Cab Driver Shot 7 Times By Passenger In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - A livery cab driver was shot multiple times by a passenger early Saturday morning in the Bronx. Jeffrey Cisnero Camacho picked up a street-hail fare around 12:45 a.m. at Fish Ave and Boston Road. When they reached their destination on Morrison Avenue, a male passenger robbed


Woman killed, teenager injured after car overturns in the Bronx

A 44-year-old woman was killed and her passenger, a 16-year-old girl believed to be her daughter, was injured when their car plowed into an embankment in The Bronx and overturned at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, police said. The accident happened after another driver, who did not stop, cut off their ca

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-18 06:44:30

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.


Man sues father-in-law, wife after they allegedly plotted to kill him

Upper East Side shipping magnate Oleg Mitnik says the feds have sold him out by letting free two men accused of plotting his murder. "The man who was supposed to kill me is out after 16 or 17 months, and the guy who ordered my murder, he's walking free. So that's justice," Mitnik told The Post. "I a


Train service suspended into New York City

NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - NJ Transit and Amtrak train service between Newark and New York was suspended on Friday morning due to a bridge being stuck in the open position. The aging Portal Bridge was not able to close properly. NJ Transit said that PATH was cross-honoring tickets at Newark, Hoboken and 33


Blaze breaks out in Manhattan apartment building, leaving 1 dead and 3 injured 

An elderly man was killed and three others were injured when a fire broke out in their East Village building early Sunday, officials said. The blaze started on the first floor of a six-story walk up on E. 7th St. near Ave. C around 6:10 a.m., according to authorities. Firefighters discovered a 71

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-18 11:34:46

Want To Buy A Multi Family Home in Crown Heights Brooklyn

Ready to buy your first multifam real estate investment property in Crown Heights Brooklyn and don't know where to start. Currently there are 13 Multi family 2 - 4 family investment properties for sale in Crown Heights Brooklyn posted on the Brooklyn MLS prices ranges from $699,000 to $2,550,000