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  • Pizza deliveryman found shot after crash in Passaic, New Jersey

    PASSAIC, N.J. — A pizza deliveryman was found shot after a crash while making a delivery in New Jersey early Sunday. Police received a call at about 2:17 a.m. about a motor vehicle accident near the ShopRite grocery store along Paulison and Eighth Avenues in Passaic. When they arrived, authorities found a 27-year-old man unresponsive inside his vehicle, which struck a tree, officials said. The victim suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the hospital. Investigation determined the […]

  • Beachgoers advised not to bathe in 18 Nassau beaches due to potentially high bacteria levels

    LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — The Nassau County Health Department in advising beachgoers not to bathe in at least 18 beaches because of high bacteria levels effective Sunday. At least 18 beaches within the north and south shores within Nassau County are impacted due to heavy rainfall. The advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches typically impacted by stormwater runoff caused by heavy rainfall. The stormwater runoff can impact bathing water quality by elevating bacteria levels, which causes an […]

  • Teen invades New Jersey homes, steals $400: police

    BAYONNE, N.J. — A 17-year-old boy was arrested after he allegedly attacked and robbed a 71-year-old man during a New Jersey home invasion Friday. Police said the victim was sleeping on his living room sofa when he was startled by someone in his living room. When the woke up, he observed the teen standing next to him, holding a pair of the his jeans that contained about $400 in cash, police said. When the victim confronted the teen, he fled, […]

  • Westchester County movie theater to close down in 2019

    ELMSFORD, N.Y. — A popular Westchester County movie theater will close down in 2019. A lawyer representing the owner of 320 Saw Mill River Road in Elmsford advised local leaders that the Greenburgh Multiplex Cinemas’ lease, which is set to expire May 31 next year, would not be renewed. According to local officials, there has been a steady downturn in attendance and profits at the theater. This occurrence has been experienced locally and follows through regional trends. Greenburgh Town Supervisor […]

  • Arrest made in Brooklyn triple stabbing that killed 15-year-old

    BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — Police made an arrest in the triple stabbing that killed a 15-year-old boy in Brooklyn Saturday morning. Jayson Smith, 25, was taken into custody Saturday after he allegedly stabbed multiple males during a dispute outside Belmont Avenue and Mother Gaston Boulevard in Brownsville. Investigation revealed a dispute occurred between the males at the local laundromat and continued onto the street before the stabbings took place. During the incident, 15-year-old Parlay Oller was stabbed in the abdomen and […]

  • Off-duty correction officer arrested after threatening woman outside gentlemen’s club: sources

    MIDTOWN, Manhattan — An off-duty correction officer was arrested after he threatened a woman outside a Manhattan entertainment club, police sources said Saturday. On July 6 at about 6:30 a.m., Julio Reyes, 39, followed a female worker as she was leaving her shift to enter a vehicle in the vicinity of West 33rd Street and Broadway, sources said. Reyes displayed a firearm and threatened the victim because she wouldn’t go home with him, according to police sources. Police sources say […]

  • Correction officer slashed by gang member at Rikers Island

    RIKERS ISLAND, N.Y. — A Rikers Island correction officer was slashed by a gang member Friday night, authorities said. A dispute broke out between inmates at the Anna M. Kross Center, the largest jail facility in Rikers, when the correction officer interceded, officials said. One inmate, who authorities say is a member of the Bloods gang, displayed a weapon, said officials. During the officer’s struggle with the inmate, the inmate broke free and slashed the officer on the left side […]

  • 15-year-old boy killed, 2 others injured in Brooklyn stabbing

    BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 15-year-old boy was fatally stabbed and two others were injured after a dispute broke out in Brooklyn Saturday morning. It happened shortly after 6 a.m. along the intersection of Belmont Avenue and Mother Gaston Boulevard in Brownsville. Authorities arrived to find a 15-year-old boy stabbed in the abdomen. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity was not immediately released pending family notification. An 18-year-old male was also found stabbed in the […]

  • 49-year-old man fatally shot in the Bronx, suspect on the loose: police

    JEROME PARK, the Bronx — A 49-year-old man was fatally shot inside a Bronx apartment Saturday. Authorities responded to a call at about 7:24 a.m. about a man shot in the vicinity of Webb and Reservoir Avenues. When they arrived, officers found 49-year-old Juan Flores unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the back, police said. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Authorities are asking the public’s assistance in locating 49-year-old Jose Quinones, who they […]

  • Thieves steal $3,500 in Bronx store robberies

    The BRONX — Authorities are searching for two men who got away with about $3,500 in two store robberies in the Bronx. The first incident happened on July 6 at about 7:50 p.m. when two unidentified men entered a discount store along White Plains Road and Brady Avenue, police said. The thieves cut through the security gate and broke the storefront glass, removing about $500 in cash from the store, authorities said. Six days later, a similar incident was reported […]