The annual Mermaid Parade stepped off on Coney Island Saturday – after organizers saved the event from the threat of being canceled.
Police Sunday were investigating a shooting that left a man dead in the area of the Queensbridge Houses public housing development.
Around 2 p.m. Thursday, the suspect attacked the man inside a building at 2920 W. 21st St. in Brooklyn, police said. The suspect threw the man to the ground, punched him in the face, and stole money from his pocket.
Quite a few New Yorkers going out on Halloween said Wednesday that they were planning to portray a fine feathered friend who stands 8 feet 2 inches tall, and who has found himself at the center of a political debate lately.
It was two-for-two for members of the NYPD’s Emergency Services Unit, as the ESU saved two desperate New Yorkers in separate incidents in the same hour.
Cops say the suspect is seen on surveillance video pointing his gun at a gas station attendant and a customer.
Officials say five people, including three firefighters, were injured in a two-alarm apartment fire Monday night in Manhattan.