Man, 79, Put In Chokehold, Dragged Into Stairwell During UES RobberyA 79-year-old man was walking on the Upper East Side when he was ambushed and robbed by two men, police said.
2 Assaults Reported On Upper East SideThe incidents happened within minutes of each other on 74th and 72nd Streets and Second Avenue.
One Person Injured In Upper East Side High-Rise FireThe fire broke out at around noon.
Robbery Suspect Caught On Video Threatening Women With Acid At UES ATMsThe search continues for a man who police said is wanted for two robberies at the same ATM location on the Upper East Side.
CBS2 Exclusive: ‘I Just Freaked Out,’ Woman Traumatized By ‘Acid’ Wielding MuggerPolice said there have been two similar robberies within three weeks at the ATM inside a CitiBank on 68th Street and 1st Avenue. Police believe the same suspect carried out both robberies, and late Tuesday released surveillance footage of the alleged assailant.
Streets Reopened Following Manhole Explosions On Upper East SideAuthorities say two manholes dislodged on 1st Avenue between 70th and 72nd Streets around 5 p.m.
Man Threatened To Douse Woman With Acid In UES Robbery, Police SayA robber threatened to douse a woman with acid Monday in a robbery at an ATM on the Upper East Side, police said.
FDNY Rescues Boy After Head Gets Stuck In Fence On Upper East SideThe FDNY came to the rescue of a terrified little boy stuck in a fence on the Upper East Side Tuesday.
Children Are Being Sent To Pre-K Far From Home, UES Parents ComplainOfficials and parents rallied Sunday on the Upper East Side, calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to open up more pre-kindergarten seats in neighborhood schools.
Man Struck, Killed By Taxi At Upper East Side Intersection Where Woman Was Killed Last YearA man was struck and killed by a taxi at an Upper East Side intersection overnight.
Bomb Scare Prompts Evacuation Of French Consulate On Upper East SideThe NYPD’s Strategic Response Team rushed to the area of Madison Avenue and East 75th Street, where a suspicious car was parked. It turned out to be harmless.
Suspects Snagged Purses While Victims Dined In Upper Manhattan; PolicePolice are searching for two suspects who have allegedly been taking wallets and other items from purses, while victims are dining.