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Police want to talk with this man following the death of a tourist in the Bronx on May 23, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Man Wanted For Questioning After Death Of Tourist Outside Bronx Bodega

The victim is an Italian citizen who lived in Switzerland, police said. He was in New York visiting a friend.

05/23/2014

Morris Avenue, Bronx Shooting

Police: Suspect Shot Man In The Face In Fordham Section Of The Bronx

Police on Thursday were seeking a suspect in a shooting that left a man wounded in the face in the Bronx.

05/15/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect police said is wanted for shooting a bodega employee in Brooklyn on April 17, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Brooklyn Shooting Of Bodega Employee

The victim, 52-year-old Swadh Maged from Staten Island, was shot four times in the chest and arm. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he died a short time later.

04/18/2014

The scene of a shooting at the bodega at 427 Central Ave. in Bushwick on Apr. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Sources Tell CBS 2: Brooklyn Bodega Employee Killed In Apparent Targeted Shooting

The incident took place at 427 Central Avenue in Bushwick just before 7 a.m.

04/17/2014

Burglarized ATM

Police: Suspects Burglarized Queens Bodega, Tried To Escape Through Ceiling

Five men allegedly stole merchandise and broke into an ATM before trying to escape a Queens bodega through a hole in the roof – but officers caught them all soon afterward, police said Monday.

01/06/2014

Irvington armed robbery suspects. (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Reward Offered Following Deadly Armed Robbery In Irvington, N.J.

Narendrak Patel, 52, was working behind the counter of the Irvington Mini Market when at least one armed gunman entered the store shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday and apparently tried to rob the store.

06/30/2013

NYPD Car (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Man Dies Following Confrontation With Police In The Bronx

Jose Muniz was spotted putting an unknown substance – possibly drugs – into his mouth by a sergeant and two undercover officers on Jerome Avenue, police said.

06/20/2013

State lottery officials announce the winning $338M Powerball ticket was sold at a Passaic liquor store (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

N.J. Liquor Store: Owner Of Winning $338M Powerball Ticket Comes Forward

Late Monday afternoon 44-year-old Pedro Quezada walked into the Eagles Liquor in Passaic, N.J., and checked to see if he had the sole winning ticket for Saturday’s $338.3 million Powerball drawing.

03/25/2013

Queens Robber

Man Wanted For Robbing Businesses, Pistol-Whipping Employees In Queens

Police on Tuesday were looking for a man who robbed two Queens businesses and pistol-whipped their employees.

03/19/2013

Reynaldo Cuevas (credit: Family handout)

Family Of Bodega Worker Accidentally Killed By Police To Sue City

The family of a bodega worker who was accidentally shot and killed by a New York City police officer during a robbery plans to sue the city for $25 million.

03/02/2013

Queens Fatal Fire

Deadly Fire In South Richmond Hill, Queens Deemed Suspicious

Police Sunday were calling an early-morning deadly fire in South Richmond Hill, Queens, suspicious.

02/24/2013

Paterson Police cruiser

Mother, Son In Hospital Following Paterson Bodega Robbery, Shooting

A mother and her son were shot and wounded in the robbery of a Bodega in Paterson, N.J. early Wednesday morning.

10/10/2012

Fernando Mateo speaks to reporters in the Bronx - Sep 2, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Bodega Association Wants Easier Access To Bullet-Proof Vests For All Bodega Workers

Fernando Mateo of the Bodega Association of the U.S. said he is working with the city to try to provide subsidized bullet-proof vests for bodega owners.

09/16/2012

Reynaldo Cuevas (credit: Family handout)

Wake Set For Bronx Bodega Worker Reynaldo Cuevas

A wake will be held Tuesday for the bodega worker who was accidentally shot by a police officer while fleeing a gunpoint robbery in the Bronx.

09/10/2012

Credit WCBS 880 Reporter Jim Smith

Family Of Man Killed In Bronx Police Shooting Demands Justice, Mother Passes Out During Press Conference

Ana Cuevas was showing signs of strain when she arrived for a meeting with the Bronx District Attorney on Sunday. An hour later she fainted during a press conference, the stress seemed to overwhelm her.

09/09/2012

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