Mark Sundstrom is a digital producer at PIX11 News. Previously he worked at Fuse TV, producing and curating digital content across Fuse’s website and social media platforms. Mark has also written and reported for outlets such as PopCrush, Vibe Magazine and more.
Mark has lived in New York City for more than 15 years and is originally from Worcester, Massachusetts. Mark graduated from Manhattan College in the Bronx, where he studied journalism. He loves music and considers himself a pop culture connoisseur.
HELL’S KITCHEN, Manhattan — Police are looking for a man accused of raping a woman who asked him for directions in Midtown Sunday, according to authorities. The report came in at around 12:55 a.m., according to police. The 31-year-old woman, who does not live in the city, was heading to visit a friend in Queens when she became lost and asked a man for directions in Hell’s Kitchen, officials said. The unidentified man grabbed her by the arm, led her […]
MORRIS HEIGHTS, the Bronx — Police are looking for a man accused of trying to get a boy into his car in the Bronx, according to authorities. The 10-year-old boy was walking to school around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday when he was approached by an unidentified man on West Tremont Avenue, by Montgomery Avenue, in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx, police said. The man engaged the boy in conversation and then motioned for the child to come to his […]
BOROUGH PARK, Brooklyn — Police are looking for a group of men accused of trying to lure children to their vehicle multiple times Saturday night in Brooklyn. According to authorities, around 8:30 p.m., four men in a blue vehicle first offered candy to two boys, ages 10 and 11, trying to get them over to their vehicle near 47th Street and 18th Avenue in Borough Park. In the below surveillance footage obtained by Boro Park Shomrim, it appears two of […]
LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens — A man has died after being struck by a train on the No. 7 line in Queens Tuesday morning, causing the subway line to be suspended between Queens and Manhattan, according to the MTA. The man was struck just before 9 a.m. near the Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue station along the 7 line in Long Island City, MTA officials confirmed. Police said the man fell inside the train tunnel between Queens and Manhattan. They said the […]
UPPER WEST SIDE — Police are investigating after two brothers were found dead in what they said could be a murder-suicide in an Upper Manhattan apartment Monday evening. According to authorities, the men were found when officers conducted a wellness check around 7:30 p.m. at a unit at the Frederick Douglass Houses on West 104th Street, near Amsterdam Avenue, on the Upper West Side. Upon arrival, police found 65-year-old Paul Horton with stab wounds to the hands and head, and […]
NEWARK, N.J. — A man was stopped by airport security when he tried to bring a large sword onto his flight as a carry-on item Friday at Newark Liberty International Airport, a TSA spokesperson said. The man, traveling out of Terminal C to Sao Paulo, Brazil, brought the sword in a box to the security checkpoint, officials said. He told security he thought he could travel with the blade as a carry-on because of its value, the TSA said. The […]
MILLTOWN, N.J. — A person is dead after a crash caused a tractor-trailer to overturn on the New Jersey Turnpike, closing multiple lanes, early Tuesday morning, according to authorities. The New Jersey State Police said the deadly crash happened around 3:48 a.m. on the southbound side of the NJ Turnpike, in Milltown. Officials warned drivers that multiple lanes were closed in the area due to the police investigation. Commuters should expect delays and plan alternate routes. AIR 11 was over […]
FLATIRON DISTRICT — A construction worker was hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit in the head by rocks in Manhattan Monday, according to the FDNY. Authorities said the call came in just past noon for a man in cardiac arrest near West 21st Street and Fifth Avenue in the Flatiron District. Officials said the worker was struck in the head by falling rocks and was bleeding from his head. Police said the construction worker was hit by a car […]
LAKEWOOD, N.J. — Police in New Jersey Sunday located a vehicle believed to be involved in a hit-and-run that killed a teen boy and injured his father Friday night, a local outlet reports. Just hours before a candlelight vigil Sunday evening for the Lakewood High School student, police found and towed away the SUV that could have been involved, The Lakewood Scoop reports. The vehicle, which had damage, was found in a driveway in Toms River, the outlets reports. Police […]
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — Flames shot out of a Brooklyn home early Monday as firefighters worked to put out the two-alarm fire, the FDNY confirmed. According to authorities, a call came in just after 1 a.m. for the blaze in a house on Cooper Street, near Evergreen Avenue, in the Bushwick neighborhood. The fire, located on the the home’s third floor, escalated to a two-alarm around 1:30 a.m., the FDNY said. Fire officials said 25 units and 106 firefighters were on […]