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  • Teen arrested in fatal shooting of 15-year-old boy in Brooklyn

    WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn — A 19-year-old has been arrested in the death of a 15-year-old boy who was gunned down in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, police said. Kyon Jackson was shot repeatedly in the torso near a playground at Bushwick Houses just before 3 p.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. The teen was rushed to a hospital but did not survive. Elijah Harris, 19, of Brooklyn, was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment, police […]

  • Couple detained by ICE while visiting NY military base granted bond

    NEW YORK — A couple detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on the Fourth of July in upstate New York has been granted bond — and now family and the community are trying to raise money to pay it. Concepción and Margarito Silva were hoping to enjoy the holiday with their daughter and son-in-law at Fort Drum, but their Independence Day ended in a federal detention facility after the military base reported the grandparents, who live in Brooklyn and […]

  • Man wanted in screwdriver stabbing death of Bronx security guard also wanted in death of uncle

    WAKEFIELD, The Bronx — A man wanted for fatally stabbing a female security guard with a screwdriver inside a Bronx security business where she was working on Wednesday is also wanted in the stabbing death of his uncle back in June, authorities confirm. Police are looking for 45-year-old Idris Abdul-Muhaymin in connection with both attacks. On Wednesday, the body of Wanda Rios was found at the M.N.I Security Specialist Inc. building on East 233rd Street at Bronxwood Avenue around 1:48 p.m. […]

  • 12th – and final – suspect wanted in ‘Junior’ killing arrested in Connecticut

    SOUTHBURY, Conn. — The 12th and final suspect wanted in the brutal machete killing of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz was found by Connecticut State Police Monday on a homicide warrant from New York State. A law enforcement source told PIX11 News that Luis A. Cabrarasantos, 25, of the Bronx, was stopped on Interstate 84 in Southbury, Conn., at about 2:36 p.m. Monday and was taken into custody. The source said Cabrarasantos seemed surprised when he was arrested. Cabrarasantos was driving the […]

  • 10th suspect arrested in death of Bronx teen Lesandro ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz

    THE BRONX — A tenth suspect has been arrested in the death of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz, the Bronx teen fatally stabbed at a bodega last month. Gabriel Ramirez Concepcion, 26, of East 137 Street, Bronx, faces charges of murder, manslaughter, gang assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Earlier Tuesday, an accused leader in the ruthless Trinitarios gang, was taken into custody, a senior law enforcement official confirmed to PIX11 News. Diego Suero, 29, was arrested in connection with the teen’s […]

  • Guatemalan mom arrives in NYC for reunion with children taken at border

    NEW YORK — A Guatemalan mother separated from her three children at the U.S.-Mexico border has arrived in New York City to reunite with them. Yeni Gonzalez said Monday that she’s counting the hours until she can “tell them that everything is all right.” Her three children were all transferred to New York City. A team of volunteers drove the 29-year-old Gonzalez from Arizona after she was released from Eloy Detention Center on Thursday. A group of parents and artists […]

  • Bronx bodega owner says he helped ‘Junior’ during gang attack and has the video to prove it

    BELMONT, The Bronx — An owner of a Bronx bodega broke down in tears Friday as he explained that he tried to help a 15-year-old boy who was hacked to death by alleged gang members at his store last week. The June 20 killing of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz sparked widespread community outrage over gang violence and prompted a petition calling for the bodega at East 183rd Street and Bathgate Avenue to be closed permanently. Modesto Cruz said he panicked the […]

  • Suspect in deadly Maryland newspaper shooting ID’d

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A gunman who opened fire in what police are calling a “targeted attack” at a newspaper office in Annapolis on Thursday, killing five people in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in U.S. history, has been identified, multiple law enforcement sources confirm to CNN. Jarrod Warren Ramos, a man in his 30s, who sources say resides in Laurel, Maryland, has been taken into custody. Ramos’ rampage at the Capital Gazette followed social media threats directed at […]

  • Gang responsible for stabbing death of 15-year-old in Bronx allegedly attacked 2nd teen

    OLINVILLE, the Bronx — The same gang responsible for the brutal machete slaying of a 15-year-old boy in the Bronx last week is being blamed for attacking another teen, also in the Bronx, police told PIX11 News on Tuesday. Cellphone video shows a large group of men attacking the 14-year-old victim on the median of the Bronx River Parkway near the East Gun Hill Road exit. Police said members of the Trinitarios gang chased the teen on the busy parkway […]

  • 19-year-old man charged with murder in brutal stabbing of Bronx teen

    NEW YORK — The first of many suspects has been charged with murder Monday in the brutal slaying of a Bronx teen outside a bodega. Kevin Alvarez, 19, is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter, gang assault and assault, following last week’s attack of 15-year-old Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz. He pleaded not guilty. Alvarez is accused specifically with dragging Guzman-Feliz “through the threshold” of the store, according to prosecutors on Monday evening. Six more suspects were being held in Paterson, New Jersey […]