A man has been charged with arson and attempted murder, for allegedly setting fire to the Woodhaven, Queens house where he lived because the owners had kicked him out.
Arson suspect Douglas Drummond and a 24-year-old neighbor were treated for smoke inhalation.
A Long Island volunteer firefighter faces an arson charge in connection with a fire at a historic house last year.
Investigators say David Osiecki, 54, of Sagaponack, used a cigar to start the fire at the Off Key Tiki Bar in Patchogue after an argument with the owner in November 2013.
Prosecutors allege the Edison man set the fire last Saturday in the Allison Road classroom at Rutgers’ Busch Campus in Piscataway.
Police said the encounter occurred about 2 a.m. Thursday in Brentwood. In a release, police said they are searching for Manuel DeLeon Cuellar, who may be armed with a knife.
A suspect was arrested and charged Thursday in an arson attack in an East Harlem deli last month.
Police have released new video of an arson attack in East Harlem.
Football season was suddenly over for students who have done nothing wrong. They no longer have equipment to use for practices and games.
Peter Marren is charged with arson and criminal contempt after the incident around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street, Islip.
A 79-year-old former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison in Pennsylvania Friday after 24 years.
A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his mentally ill daughter was freed from prison Friday after 24 years behind bars.
Police have confirmed that the man found dead in an explosion in a Port Washington, Long Island garage last week was a resident who had been unaccounted for.
A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged arson last week at a South Bronx apartment.
Police on Tuesday identified a suspect wanted in an alleged arson on a South Bronx apartment.