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  • Dispute between two bus drivers leaves one stabbed; perp takes off in tour bus: police

    LOWER MANHATTAN— Police are searching for a bus driver who took off in a tour bus after stabbing another bus driver in Lower Manhattan, police said Sunday. Police received a call for a serious assault near Broad and State streets around 3:50 p.m. They arrived to find a man located across from Battery Park suffering from a stab wound to his arm, police said. Police said two bus drivers were having a dispute over a parking space when one driver […]

  • Body found in Queens park: police

    BAYSWATER, Queens — Police are investigating  the discovery of a battered body found inside of Bayswater Point State Park, police said Sunday. Authorities responded to a call of an unconscious male inside of the Queens park near Mott Avenue and Beacon Place just before 12 p.m.. They arrived to find an adult male unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to his head and body, police said. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The man, who is believed to be in […]

  • Woman gives birth on subway, newborn passes away

    LOWER MANHATTAN— An expectant mother suffered an unimaginable situation on a subway in Lower Manhattan on Saturday. The mother went into labor and gave birth on a train, but the newborn did not survive. The 36-year-old was on a northbound J train near Chambers street around 3:40 p.m., when she went into labor and gave birth to a baby boy, police said. The infant went into cardiac arrest shortly after his arrival, an NYPD spokesperson said. Police and emergency medical […]

  • Two NYPD officers injured, pedestrian suffers broken legs after police car strikes man in Brooklyn: police

    EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — Police are investigating a motor vehicle accident after a pedestrian was struck by an NYPD patrol car in Brooklyn, police sources told PIX11 news Saturday. The incident happened near New Lots Avenue and Jerome Street around 6:45 p.m., police said. Two police officers were responding to reports of shots fired when they made a sharp left turn onto Jerome Avenue  from New Lots Avenue, then suddenly swerved their patrol car to avoid hitting a child […]

  • Brooklyn man arrested in Betsy Head Park rape: police

    BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — Jason Lopez, of Brooklyn, has been arrested in connection with a violent rape that occurred in Betsy Head Park earlier this month, police said Saturday. Lopez faces several charges, including one count of rape, three counts of robbery, sex abuse, one count of unlawful imprisonment, and forcible touching, police said. Man drags woman to Brooklyn park, rapes her Police said Lopez approached a 20-year-old woman near Herzl Street and Dumont Avenue in Brownsville around 2:20 a.m. on Saturday, […]

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    Knife-wielding man dies in police-involved shooting on Long Island: police

    SHIRLEY, Long Island — A Shirley man holding a knife has died after a Suffolk County police officer shot him during a confrontation on Long Island, police said Saturday. Police officers from the seventh  precinct responded to a call of a suicidal man on Rockledge Drive around 12:30 p.m. They arrived to find a man threatening himself and others with a knife, police said. A confrontation ensued and that is when an officer fired his weapon and struck the man, […]

  • Man, 21, dies after getting into dispute at Queens bar: police

    SUNNYSIDE, Queens —Authorities say a 21-year-old man has died after apparently being punched outside a Queens bar Thursday. The man, identified as John D. McGee, was involved in a dispute at the Gaslight Bar on Queens Boulevard at about 3:45 a.m. when he was punched in the head. McGee fell to the ground and hit his head. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. It’s unclear whether the punch was fatal or whether he died of […]

  • New York State Senator Jose Peralta dies at 47

    QUEENS — New York State Senator Jose Peralta died at the age of 47, state lawmakers confirmed Thursday. Chris Sosa, the Director of Communications for the NY state Senate  released the following statement: “I can confirm that Senator Jose Peralta passed away on Wednesday. We have no further details to release at this time and ask that the family’s privacy be respected. Thank you to all who have reached out with words of kindness and support.” Peralta passed away due […]

  • NYPD officer caught in foul-mouthed tirade, violently pulling ill taxi driver out of car following crash

    BOROUGH PARK, Brooklyn— The actions of an NYPD officer are  raising concerns after cellphone video surfaced showing an aggressive encounter between the officer and a taxi driver who suffered a medical episode and crashed into several cars  in Brooklyn. On Tuesday around 7:30 p.m., a taxi operator crashed a Mercedes SUV  into several cars near East Second Street and Ditmas Avenue, police said. The car continued traveling and crashed into more cars near 18th and McDonald avenues until it struck […]

  • Steakhouse attacker wanted in Midtown robbery spree

    MIDTOWN, Manhattan — A man sought for attacking a woman inside of a Manhattan steakhouse is wanted in connection with two more robberies in Midtown, police said Wednesday. Police said on August 14, the man also broke into an office inside of the Millinery Centre Synagogue, located on the Avenue of Americas around 3 p.m. and removed $500 cash. The robber fled the location on foot heading northbound on Avenue of the Americas. Then, on October 19, around 11 a.m., […]