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Friday, April 19, 2019

Hit-And-Run Leaves Pedestrian With Skull Fractures

MADISON - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle whose driver did not care to stay at the scene over the weekend. According to cops, on April 13 at about 1:45 a.m., a 39-year-old man...

Challenging, Stubborn Marine Park Fire Takes Hours To Put Out

MARINE PARK - A five-alarm fire erupted from a sushi restaurant today morning. Thankfully, nobody was seriously hurt. At about 6:15 a.m., the FDNY got an alarm for a fire inside the E Sushi restaurant...
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18-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In Crown Heights

CROWN HEIGHTS — A man was fatally shot early Tuesday evening on St. Johns Place in Crown Heights, police said. Police responded to a 9-1-1 call at 1483 St. John's Pl. between Utica and Rochester Avenues...

Boardwalk, Brighton Beach Restaurant Burn Last Night

BRIGHTON BEACH - A two-alarm fire ripped through a Brighton Beach restaurant from underneath the boardwalk, injuring one firefighter and causing heavy damage to the establishment and to the wooden planks, fire officials said. Restaurant...

Help Cops Find Man Who Forcibly Touched A Woman

NEWKIRK PLAZA - Cops need assistance searching for a man that forcibly touched a woman inside the Newkirk Avenue Subway Station. On Sunday, April 7th at around 6:50 a.m., a man grabbed a woman's butt as...

Highway 2 Flag At Half-Staff To Respect Cop That Was Killed On Way To...

BELT PARKWAY - The flag at Highway 2 on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn was lowered to half-staff after Highway 2 Police Officer Marc St. Arromand was killed yesterday morning on the Belt Parkway on...

Update: Third Murder Victim Within The Confines Of The 67 Precinct

Update: Police released the name of the victim as Clevens Valcin of East Flatbush. EAST FLATBUSH — Following a historic year of zero murders in 2018, the 67 pct. is investigating its third killing, after a man...

Construction Worker Falls To Death At 1 Pierrepont Street

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS - A 23-year-old construction worker died after falling from the roof of a 12-story building Wednesday morning, according to the NYPD. The incident occurred at approximately 10:05am on Wednesday, April 10. Two workers...

Displaced Tenants Of Sunset Park Fire Still Need Your Help

SUNSET PARK - A week after the Sunset Park fire that displaced over 100 residents, the community is still standing together. On April 3, a six-alarm fire ripped through 702 44th Street. Twenty-three people were injured, over...

Man Robbed Two Deliverymen At Knifepoint In Carroll Gardens

CARROLL GARDENS - The NYPD is requesting the public's assistance in finding the man seen in the below photo and surveillance footage in connection with two robberies and a burglary in Carroll Gardens last...

Police Warn of Package Thefts and IRS Scams In Flatbush Police Meeting

FLATBUSH - Sector meetings differ from the monthly Precinct Community Council meetings in that they are held by the Neighborhood Community Officers of a particular area.  The intent is to deal specifically with ongoing...

67-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run

FLATBUSH - A 67-year-old woman was killed by an 18-wheel tractor-trailer as she was crossing the street. The driver left the scene. On Wednesday, April 3rd, at about 4:48 a.m., Linda Douglass was attempting to...

Man Struck By Train Believed To Be City Worker

BEDFORD STUYVESANT - An unidentified city worker is believed to have jumped in front of a Queens-bound C train entering the station at Fulton Street and Utica Avenue this morning, police said. Witnesses said it...

Police Searching For Man Who Assaulted 3 Women In Prospect Park

PROSPECT PARK - The NYPD is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the man seen in the photos and video below in connection to three recent attacks in Prospect Park. The first incident happened...

Sunset Park 6-alarm Fire Injures 23, More Than 100 Homeless (PHOTOS)

SUNSET PARK - A massive 6-alarm fire destroyed a Sunset Park apartment building Wednesday evening, injuring 23 people and leaving more than 100 residents homeless, fire officials said. Nineteen of the injured were firefighters with...