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$7.5 million in heroin, fentanyl seized in massive Bronx drug bust; 5 arrested
SOUNDVIEW, The Bronx — An estimated $7.5 million worth of heroin and fentanyl was seized in a massive raid at an alleged drug packaging mill in the Soundview neighborhood of the Bronx Wednesday night, according to the city’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office.
Club shooting suspect acquitted of top murder count, found guilty of manslaughter
A Manhattan jury acquitted a party promoter of a top murder count Thursday for spraying the outside of a Flatiron club with bullets, killing a young mother and wounding two.The panel, which deliberated for a little over a day, did find Dalone “Smack” Jamison guilty ofmanslaughter for the tragic deat
Steam pipe explosion closes streets in Flatiron District
FLATIRON DISTRICT, Manhattan (WABC) --A steam pipe explosion is closing streets in the Flatiron District Thursday morning.The pipe exploded at Fifth Avenue and East 21st Street just after 6:40 a.m.There have been no immediate reports of injuries.Fifth Avenue was closed at East 23rd Street.And 22nd,
Heavy Rain Likely, Flash Flooding Possible For Weekend
Get ready for some stormy weather over the next few days. The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook for parts of the Hudson Valley for the coming weekend. The outlook is in effect for Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester counties for late Saturday into Sunday.
Woman killed mom, grandma before fleeing to NYC: police
A New Jersey woman bludgeoned her mother and grandmother to death, then went on the lam to Manhattan, where she was arrested, police sources told The Post.
Newborn baby found dead in Queens hotel room
When they arrived, officers found a newborn female infant lying unconscious and unresponsive inside the room, police said.
Burglars caught swiping massive fridge from Queens home
One suspect, a dark-skinned man with beard, was last seen wearing a dark-colored hooded sweater and dark colored pants.
Nurse found strangled to death inside Queens home: cops
A Queens woman was strangled to death inside her home near Kennedy Airport — and discovered by her concerned brothers, who checked on her after she wasn’t answering phone calls, police and relatives said.
12 men accused of killing ‘Junior’ to appear in court Wednesday
On June 20, the 15-year-old was brutally attacked outside a Bronx bodega with knives and machetes. Guzman-Feliz ran back into the bodega for help, but when he was refused help, he tried to run to a nearby hospital for help, but collapsed on the street.
Library card means free museums
The Queens Library has joined with the New York Public and Brooklyn Public libraries to launch Culture Pass. The new initiative will enable folks with library cards to get free access to 33 of the city’s top cultural institutions — so far.The participating ones will have day passes that library card
12 suspects in mistaken killing of Bronx teen indicted on murder charges
Five of the defendants--Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, Antonio Rodriguez Hernandez Santiago, Jose Muniz, Manuel Rivera, and Elvin Garcia--have been indicted on first-degree murder and intentional murder which included torture, according to the Bronx District Attorney's office. They face up to life in pr
1 dead, 1 critically injured in East Harlem motorcycle crash
Photo GalleryEAST HARLEM, Manhattan — One person is dead and another person is in critical condition following a motorcycle crash Thursday morning.Authorities received a call shortly after 5 a.m. about a motorcycle crash along Second Avenue and 110th Street in East Harlem.The motorcyclist was drivin
WATCH: High-Pressure Steam Pipe EXPLODES In Manhattan, Leaving Crater in Street As Con Ed Warns of Asbestos
A steam pipe exploded beneath Fifth Avenue in Manhattan early Thursday, hurling chunks of asphalt, sending a geyser of billowing white steam stories into the air and forcing pedestrians to take cover.
12 Alleged Gang Members Indicted For Bronx Teen's Brutal Murder
THE BRONX, NY — Twelve reputed members of the violent Trinitarios gang have been indicted for the brutal murder of an innocent Bronx teenager last month, the borough's district attorney announced Wednesday. The five men accused of stabbing and slashing 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz are charged w
Vctim in Queens hit and run dies; Image of car released
The victim, whose identity has not been released, was hit on Myrtle Avenue in Ridgewood just after 8 a.m. on July 1. Authorities say she was attempting to cross the street when she was struck by the speeding vehicle.
Gang rivalry led to fatal stabbing of innocent Bronx teen — not sex tape: cops
The killers are members of the Trinitarios subset “Los Sures,” which is locked in a war with rival faction “Sunset,” Bronx DA Darcel Clark said at a press conference Wednesday.
Alleged NHP drunk driver indicted in crash that left cop with permanent injuries - The Island Now
Keith Dillon, 29, is held on bail and due back in court on Aug. 15. He faces up to 15 years in prison if convicted of top charges.
Mom of slain Bronx teen lashes out at accused killer in court
The two had just entered not guilty pleas in the brutal, caught-on-camera knifing death of innocent Guzman-Feliz, and aspiring NYPD detective who was mistaken for another person in the gangland hit.
Billy Joel to make history with 100th show at the Garden
"Look, let's be real," the Piano Man told the crowd at MSG. "I was born in the Bronx. I grew up on Long Island. So this is my venue."
NYC Nurse Found Dead, Naked in Sheet With Teeth Knocked Out
The victim, a nurse, was last seen by another brother alive Tuesday morning, her father, Kenneth, says