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  • Man shot while chasing bodega robbers in Queens

    ASTORIA, Queens – A man was shot while he chased down three men who robbed a Queens bodega Saturday night. Three men entered a bodega along 36th Avenue in Astoria around 8:30 p.m., police said. Two of them pulled out guns while the other acted as a lookout. They robbed the store, taking about $2,000 from the register, said cops. According to police, when the alleged robbers left the store, a 30-year-old man chased after them. One of them pulled out […]

  • Mom attacked on the train after woman’s bag hits son on the face: police

    FOXHURST, the Bronx — Police are searching for the woman who attacked a mother on the train in the Bronx. On Nov. 2, police said a 32-year-old woman was on board the southbound No. 2 train in Foxhurst with her 6-year-old son when an unidentified woman’s bag came in contact with her son’s face. A dispute began between the two women and later escalated into a physical altercation, said police. The unknown woman then punched the mother on her face, […]

  • Man arrested in series of burglaries on Long Island: police

    LONG ISLAND — A man was arrested for his alleged involvement in a series of burglaries on Long Island. Police responded to reports of burglaries in different businesses in Valley Stream and East Garden City between Sept. 19 and Nov. 11. Robert Ardoin, 40, allegedly broke into and stole an undisclosed amount of money and store merchandise from several stores including Timberland, Foot Locker, and The Depot. Ardoin also attempted to rob a Chase Bank in Valley Stream on Nov. […]

  • Suspect charged in deaths of man, 67, and woman, 64, found stabbed in Queens home: NYPD

    MURRAY HILL, Queens — Police have arrested the man who allegedly stabbed a couple to death inside their Queens home on Wednesday. Sai Chun Lam, 52, was arrested and charged with two counts of murder and two counts of criminal possession of  weapon, the NYPD said Saturday. Authorities were looking for Lam in connection to the deaths of a 67-year-old man and a 64-year-old woman inside their Murray Hill home on 37th Avenue. Police found the couple with multiple stab […]

  • Fire breaks out at midtown hotel: FDNY

    MIDTOWN — Crews are battling a fire that broke out at a Manhattan hotel Saturday afternoon. Fire officials responded to a call about the blaze at the Westin Hotel located at 212 East 42nd Street in midtown. The fire started in the insulation on the fourth floor of the hotel, according to fire officials. The blaze was deemed under control by 1:30 p.m. No injuries were reported.

  • Man wanted for NJ murder arrested in Georgia: Police

    NEW JERSEY — A man wanted in connection to a fatal shooting in New Jersey last month was taken into custody in Georgia, police announced Saturday. Christopher “C-Dub” Thompson, 26, was arrested Friday at a residence in Lithoniam Georgia, said police. Thompson fatally shot Larenz Ogarro, 23, in New Brunswick on Oct. 26, according to police. The incident occurred shortly after a related aggravated assault by Eric “E-Z” Inman, who was arrested on Oct. 27, police said. He faces charges […]

  • Man dies after being found inside car with gunshot wounds in NJ: police

    PATERSON, N.J. — A man is dead after he was found inside his car with multiple gunshot wounds in New Jersey, police said. Police received a call shortly after 11:30 p.m. Friday about shots fired in the vicinity of East 28th Street and 10th Avenue in Paterson. When they arrived, officers found 27-year-old Akean Williams seated inside his parked Nissan Altima on the side of the road, said authorities. Williams had multiple gunshot wounds and was take to the hospital […]

  • Arrest made in assault of off-duty NYPD officer in Brooklyn

    BROOKLYN — Police arrested the man accused of attacking an off-duty NYPD officer while he was walking his dog in Brooklyn. Aleksejs Saveljev, 32, was taken into custody Friday night after he allegedly approached the officer in Sheepshead Bay on Nov. 8. Police said Saveljev then threatened the cop in Russian and struck the him in the head with an unknown object before fleeing. The officer was taken to the hospital where he was treated for a fractured cheekbone and […]

  • Snow damages, downs over 1,000 trees in NYC

    NEW YORK —  Over 1,000 trees throughout New York City were downed or hanging due to Thursday’s snowstorm, blocking streets and damaging vehicles. Throughout the five boroughs, limbs and even entire trees buckled down due to the weight of the heavy snow. At 7 a.m., NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson tweeted at least 384 trees were downed or damaged, 4 trees in the Bronx, Manhattan had reports of 528 trees, Queens with 363 and Staten Island at 44, totaling 1,323 service […]

  • Snowstorm forces 200+ West Orange students to stay in schools overnight

    WEST ORANGE, N.J. — A snowstorm that caused chaos for commuters Thursday also left hundreds of students stranded in New Jersey schools overnight. School buses were unable to get to schools in West Orange, forcing the district to keep the children overnight into Friday. Eight West Orange Public School District schools, including a preschool, had students spend the night. More than 200 students in all slept at West Orange schools. Liberty Middle School housed the most students, with about 25 teachers […]