Angel Alvarez


DA: Cliffside Park, N.J. Man Admits To Running Major Drug Ring

A Cliffside Park, New Jersey man has admitted to being the leader of a major drug trafficking gang that moved large quantities of cocaine throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and New Jersey.


Cocaine (credit: CBS 2)

9 Accused Of Involvment In NY, NJ Cocaine Trafficking Ring Arraigned

A lead defendant, Ralph Ben Cotto was held without bail and charged as a major trafficker under the state’s drug kingpin law, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.


Harlem Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

Angel Alvarez Sues NYPD Over Police Gunfire At Harlem Block Party

Angel Alvarez suffered 27 bullet wounds during the chaos in Harlem, which began when he got into a fistfight with a neighborhood rival, and escalated when the other man pulled out a pistol.


Harlem Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

Report: No Officers Indicted In Harlem Shooting

The grand jury declined to indict the four officers who fired 46 bullets during a chaotic chain of events that unfolded Aug. 8, said the two people, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the secrecy of the proceeding.


Harlem Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

Probe Extended In Harlem Block-Party Police Gunfire

Prosecutors had been scheduled to reveal Wednesday whether the only man arrested in the Aug. 8 mayhem had been indicted. But they said the case was still before the grand jury.


Harlem Shootout (credit: CBS 2)

More Details Emerge In Harlem Block Party Shootout

A police officer says he saw a gun in the hand of a collapsed man who had been shot multiple times in a burst of bullets at a Harlem block party.


Angel Alvarez (file)

Police Arrest Man Wounded In Harlem Shootout

A man at the center of a chaotic and deadly police shootout in Harlem last week has been arrested.


Angel Alvarez (file)

Man, Shot 23 Times, Released From ICU

The man shot 23 times in a police-involved shooting at a Harlem block party is out of intensive care Thursday.


Angel Alvarez (file)

Man Shot 23 Times Recovering In Harlem

There were more questions than answers Monday night after police responded to an argument at a block party and unleashed 46 gunshots.

1010 WINS–08/09/2010