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Ashley Soley-Cerro is a digital producer at PIX11. She is a born-and-raised Angeleno who previously worked at PIX’s sister station KTLA in Los Angeles. Prior to her time in TV news, she was a producer at Southern California Public Radio.

Recent Articles
  • The Metropolitan Transfer Station in the Bronx is pictured. (Google Maps)

    Female torso, leg found at Bronx waste station: police

    HUNTS POINT, the Bronx — A female’s torso and leg were found at a waste transfer station in the Bronx Tuesday morning, according to police. Reports of the grisly discovery were made at 4:42 a.m. at 287 Halleck St., police said. The location is the Metropolitan Transfer Station, where garbage is collected, destroyed and processed. Responding officers found a female’s torso and leg, police said. Employees told investigators they were moving garbage from the facility to trucks when a worker noticed the body parts. […]

  • People mourn the deaths of three people found killed at a Jersey City home on Jan. 16, 2017. (PIX11)

    3 people dead, including suspected gunman, at Jersey City home; 1 person at-large: source

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Three people were found dead, including a suspected gunman, at a Jersey City home, and a second possible shooter is believed to be at-large, sources said Tuesday. Two men and a woman were found dead at a home near Fulton Avenue and Van Cleef Street around 10 p.m. Monday, sources said. One of the men is a suspected shooter. Quadel Chisolm, 31, was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to his torso. Police found him in the entrance […]

  • Police investigate a deadly shooting at a T.I. concert at Irving Plaza on May 25, 2016. (Credit: PIX11)

    NY hip-hop personality Taxstone arrested in connection with fatal Irving Plaza shooting

    NEW YORK — New York hip-hop personality Taxstone was arrested and charged in last year’s shooting at Irving Plaza that injured local rapper Troy Ave and left his bodyguard dead, police said Monday. Taxstone, born Daryl Campbell, 31, was arrested at his home on Alabama Avenue in Brooklyn Monday. Sources initially provided a different location. The Brooklyn-born artist, known for his Tax Season podcast, was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. Campbell will be arraigned in federal court. Kenneth Montgomery is Campbell’s defense […]

  • Sherlin Yeslin Camacho

    Infant found unconscious, suffering multiple fractures in the Bronx dies: police

    WEST FARMS, the Bronx — A 2-month-old baby has died nearly a week after being found unconscious and suffering significant injuries, including fractured bones, at a Bronx home, police said Monday. Sherlin Yeslin Camacho was found unconscious and not breathing by her parents at near Honeywell Avenue and East 181st Street last Tuesday, police sources said at the time. Police have provided multiple ages for the child, but last said she was 2 months old. The infant had multiple fractures, injuries to […]

  • The top of a form 1040 individual income tax return for 2005 is seen atop a stack on the same at the Des Plaines Public Library March 23, 2006 in Des Plaines, Illinois. Americans are preparing for the income tax filing deadline next month whether using tax software, filing on the paper forms or using a tax preparer.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

    Tax season kicks off Monday, Jan. 23; here are the changes you need to know about

    NEW YORK — Tax season officially begins in one week — Monday, Jan. 23 — and includes several local and national changes that may have people cheering and jeering this year. Later deadline April 15 is typically known as Tax Day, or when individual income tax returns are due to the federal government, but this year everyone has a few extra days to file. The 15th falls on a Saturday and Emancipation Day will be observed in Washington D.C. that Monday, […]

  • Nosipho Nxumalo, 21, was arrested on Jan. 12, 2017, for allegedly burning a child with a curling iron. (Nassau County Police Department)

    Video catches nanny burning Long Island boy, 2, with curling iron

    BALDWIN, NY — A Long Island mother warning other parents after a nanny she hired was caught on video burning a 2-year-old boy with a curling iron. “I’m feeling devastated. I fee like I failed him,” Angela Persaud said of her toddler son, Zander. “I should have done a better job of protecting my kid.” Nosipho Nxumalo, 21, of Harlem, was arrested Thursday after the boy’s mother realized her son had suffered a burn, and later saw the nanny on […]

  • Police investigate the shooting of a woman in the Bronx on Jan. 13, 2017. (PIX11)

    Woman, 21, shot in the neck by stray bullet while playing dominoes at Bronx apartment: police

      THE BRONX — A woman was shot in the neck by a stray bullet while playing dominoes in a Bronx basement early Friday morning, according to police. The 21-year-old was playing the game just after 4 a.m. at Grand Concourse and East 159th Street when she was shot, police said. She has been transported to a hospital in stable condition. A man was allegedly engaged in a dispute outside the residence — an apartment, according to Google Maps — when […]

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    NYPD Sgt. honors father, Det. Steven McDonald: ‘My dad was a real Superman’

    NEW YORK — The son of Det. Steven McDonald during a Friday funeral Mass remembered the iconic NYPD officer as a real-life superhero, dedicated father and man of faith who “made it his mission to have us all realize love must win.” McDonald was paralyzed from the neck down in 1986 when he was shot in the line of duty. At the time, his wife was pregnant with their son, Conor, who was born six months later. The older McDonald wasn’t expected […]

  • Homes near 23rd Avenue and 124th Street in College Point are pictured. (Google Maps)

    Girl, 2, falls out Queens home window, is seriously injured

    COLLEGE POINT, Queens — A 2-year-old girl fell out of a window at a Queens home on Friday and was transported to a hospital in unknown condition. Police responded to a 10:45 a.m. report of an injured person. Fire officials confirmed the incident occured near 23rd Avenue and 124th Street in College Point. A 2-year-old girl was found conscious but bleeding at the location after apparently having fallen out a window, police said. It was not known how far the child fell. […]

  • Steven McDonald was beloved by all.

    Funeral for NYPD Det. Steven McDonald, who led inspiring life after 1986 shooting paralyzed him, held Friday

    NEW YORK — The funeral for NYPD Det. Steven McDonald, who became an iconic symbol of courage and hope after being paralyzed 30 years ago on the job then later forgiving the shooter, is being held. McDonald died Tuesday at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, where he had been on life support after suffering a massive heart attack at his home Friday. He was 59. The beloved detective is being honored at a 9:30 a.m. funeral at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in Manhattan. […]