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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Reynaldo Cuevas (credit: Family handout)

NYPD: Bodega Worker Killed When Officer Fired By Accident

Store clerk Reynaldo Cuevas died early Friday morning after fleeing from Natalie Grocery at 169th Street and Franklin Avenue in the Morrisania section, said NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly.


Anselmo Parras (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Looking For Suspects Wanted In Bronx Fatal Shooting

Police say two men followed Anselmo Parras home Wednesday and burst into his apartment, looking for cash.


Family with the mother (credit: John Montone/1010 WINS)

Teen Shot, Killed In Front Of Crown Heights Bodega

Police say a 14-year-old boy was shot and killed Wednesday night outside of a Bodega near his home in Crown Heights.


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Owner Laments Morning Robbery Of His Bronx Bodega

A frustrated Fernando Delarosa said he hopes police “catch those guys” soon.


One of the robbery suspects brandishes a shotgun (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Bodega Robbery Spree Has Residents On Edge

In each robbery, the thieves got away with cash. No one was hurt, but the threat of violence was enough to scare people who live nearby and frequent the stores.



Police Seek Suspects Wanted In 7 Bronx Bodega Robberies

Authorities said the men entered each of the locations wearing ski masks and displayed either a shotgun or handgun before removing cash from the store registers.