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Two charged with dumping body of Portsmouth man found in duffle bag in New York
YONKERS, N.Y. – Two people have been charged with dumping the body of a Portsmouth man who was found in a duffle bag in New York last month. 48-year-old Christopher Myrie and 29-year-old Jonisha Graham, both residents of the Bronx, were charged with one count each of Concealment of a Human Corpse, a
Teen Acquitted Of Attempted Murder Of NYPD Officer
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- A jury has found a teen that dragged a New York City officer while driving a stolen car not guilty of attempted murder. Justin Murrell was found guilty of first-degree assault during his trial held Monday for the June 2017 incident that left Officer Dalsh Veve with severe i
VIDEO: Mom takes down man trying to steal her car in Bronx
MELROSE, The Bronx (WABC) -- A Bronx mom taking her son to school found a man attempting to steal her car, yanked him out of the driver's seat and detained him until police arrived.
Police: Body found behind Lawrence community center
Nassau County police say a body was found Tuesday morning behind the Five Towns Community Center in Lawrence. The discovery is being investigated as a possible homicide. Resident Nikki Trento says she woke up to police cars and crime scene tape on her block.
EXCLUSIVE: Goon botches alleged murder-for-hire job, gets busted with man who paid him, prosecutors say
A Manhattan drug dealer and Bronx hitman who cooked up a botched plan to kill a rival couldn’t keep quiet about it — and now they’re facing attempted murder charges, a new criminal complaint filed alleges.
Woman dies in Bronx from illegal butt injection, deemed homicide
A 48-year-old woman died in the Bronx from an illegal buttocks injection — and her death has been deemed a homicide, officials said Tuesday. Leslie Ayala visited the city from Philadelphia for the risky procedure. She went into cardiac arrest at the home of a friend she was staying with on Seward Av
Teen Charged With Paralyzing NYPD Officer Found Not Guilty of Attempted Murder
The Brooklyn teen who dragged an NYPD officer in a stolen car, causing brain damage so severe he’ll never fully recover, has been found guilty of assault — but a jury found him not guilty of attempted murder. NEW YORK -- The Brooklyn teen who dragged an NYPD officer in a stolen car, causing brain da
4 Busted In Fake Check-Cashing Scheme: Greenwich Police
GREENWICH, CT — A New York woman walked into a Greenwich bank and tried to cash a check. Before she can complete the transaction, bank staff realized it was a scam, and the woman walked out. But before she could leave in the getaway vehicle - with three alleged accomplices inside - Greenwich police
New York state man spared jail time in fatal crash
A New York state man was spared a prison term on Friday when he was placed in Carbon County’s Intermediate Punishment Program on a charge of involuntary manslaughter stemming from a fatal crash last year on Interstate 80 in Kidder Township.
Breaking: Jury Finds Battle, Nealy Guilty in DJ Mo Murder
(WBRE/WYOU-TV) The jury has reached in a guilty verdict in the trial of two men accused of killing a popular local DJ and activist, Michael Onley. After deliberating for just over an hour the jury found 29 Year old Roberto Battle of Brooklyn, New York and 37 year old David Nealy of Kingston both gui
Woman slashes fellow bus rider in Bronx who tried to pet her dog, police say
MELROSE, Bronx (WABC) -- Police say a woman slashed a fellow bus rider in the face after she tried to pet her dog. The incident was reported Monday on an MTA bus near East 149th Street and Morris Avenue around 2:30 p.m.
Cops release photo teen snapped of creep she says groped her on Queens subway
A quick-thinking teen snapped a photo of a creep she says groped her on a packed Queens subway — and now cops are hoping someone will recognize the sicko from her picture. The 15-year-old girl was on a Manhattan-bound 7 train when the bespectacled brute swiped a hand between her legs near the 61st S
Corrections officer charged with sexual assault of inmate
NEWARK, NJ — Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II announced Dec. 14 that Avril D. Richardson, 45, of Elizabeth, has been charged with second-degree sexual assault for engaging in sexual conduct with an inmate at Northern State Prison in Newark, where she was employed as a senior co
Brooklyn lawyer who attacked NYC subway rider with an umbrella after going on a racist tirade was arrested in June for pepper spraying train passengers
A woman who attacked another female passenger on board a D train in Brooklyn this week and had to be restrained by a rider, has caused trouble on the subway before. Anna Lushchinskaya, 40, was the subject of a citizens arrest last Tuesday morning after she repeatedly kicked a woman who was standing
Brownsville park creep thrown into Rikers Island
A Brooklyn judge set a $300,000 bail on Sunday for a 40-year-old man who allegedly raped a 20-year-old woman at Betsy Head Park. Jason Lopez was charged with first-degree rape, third-degree sexually motivated robbery and sex abuse for attacking a young woman on Dec. 1 as she was on her way home, pol
Jazmine Headley, mom whose baby was ripped from her arms by cops, breaks her silence
The Brooklyn mom who got her baby ripped from her arms in a scuffle with police and security officers at a social services office earlier this month has finally broken her silence.
NYPD captain faces charges for showing up late to emergencies
An accused do-nothing NYPD captain is about to go on trial for a slew of charges — from using his cop car for personal use to failing to promptly respond to emergencies, including an attempted prisoner escape.
Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead
NEW YORK (AP) - Colin Kroll, a tech executive who co-founded the HQ Trivia app, has died. He was 35. The New York Police Department says officers went to Kroll's Manhattan apartment early Sunday after getting a call asking for a wellness check on him.
D'Angelo Russell, Nets Explode for 144 Points in Win vs. Trae Young, Hawks
The Brooklyn Nets stayed red-hot with a 144-127 win over the Atlanta Hawks Sunday, the team's fifth straight victory. D'Angelo Russell stepped up with 32 points, seven assists and six rebounds at the Barclays Center as the Nets reached their highest scoring total of the season. They also improved to
2 women tied to dead Wilmington baby at Manhattan hotel released, not charged
Two women who were detained in connection with the death of a 4-month-old Wilmington boy at a Manhattan hotel, have been released without charges, according to reports. The 24-year-old and 26-year-old women were released Saturday, 24 hours after police said they were wandering around the Hotel Penns