Joann Smith, 49, drove her van at full speed down a boat ramp on West Front Street in Florence and into the river Tuesday night, police and prosecutors said.
Shawn Custis, 43, appeared before a judge at his arraignment in Newark on Tuesday morning. Authorities said Custis broke into the Millburn home on June 21, 2013 and beat a mother of two for nearly 10 minutes.
A 94-year-old Brooklyn woman found with trauma about her body last week has died, police said. Her 64-year-old son was placed under arrest and charged with attempted murder, felony assault, attempted assault and criminal possession of a weapon.
Police said the incident occurred at around 5:30 p.m. while plain clothed officers were investigating a report of a man armed with a gun in the Red Hook Houses.
Attempted murder charges have been filed against a woman who allegedly set her minivan on fire on the Garden State Parkway last month, when two children were still inside.
Corey Dunton, of the Bronx, was charged as an adult with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment, and criminal possession of a weapon.
The Manhattan district attorney’s office said Epp abruptly attacked a Spanish tourist sitting near him on bench at City Hall Park in July 2012.
Three men were acquitted of the most serious charges Monday in the beating of a tourist from Massachusetts in Greenwich Village earlier this year.
Police say they’ve arrested a 15-year-old boy who forced a 7-year-old girl to perform a sex act on him and then started a fire in an attempt to kill her in New York’s Hudson Valley.
Alex Tatis, 27, was arrested and charged with Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon.
Police have arrested two men in connection with the alleged rape and attempted murder of a 16-year-old girl in Brooklyn.
A gunman has been found guilty of attempted murder, in a shooting that severely wounded an NYPD officer in Brooklyn last year.
Enright pleaded guilty to attempted murder and assault as hate crimes for the Aug. 24, 2010 attack against Bangladeshi cab driver Ahmed Sharif.
Two people are attempting serious charges in connection with an alleged February assault in Nassau County.
A 17-year-old boy was in police custody Saturday morning, facing an attempted murder charge in the shooting of a child six years younger in Brooklyn.