Beckford, a retired taxi driver from the Bronx has hearing problems and cataracts, but what he doesn’t have is a care in the world now that he is the newest jackpot winner.
A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged arson last week at a South Bronx apartment.
According to police, officers responded to a call of a possible crime at 723 East 221 St. in Williamsbridge at around 6:20 p.m. on Sunday.
Authorities say 22-year-old Christavian Trenier was taken into custody Friday, August 8.
Police on Friday were asking for help from the public in finding two suspects who allegedly attacked woman while making anti-gay comments in the Bronx last month.
An alleged wallet thief on a shopping spree got quite the surprise after police said he messed with the wrong woman.
Police on Tuesday identified a suspect wanted in an alleged arson on a South Bronx apartment.
A 12-year-old boy was shot in the leg on Tuesday night. The child was taken to St. Barnabas hospital. No arrests have been made.
The New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers was offering a $5,000 reward Tuesday for an arrest in the slaying of a livery cab driver whose body was found on a Bronx street.
A construction worker was killed Tuesday when a heavy crate fell on him as he unloaded a truck near the Throgs Neck Bridge in in the Bronx.
An NYPD officer was arrested and charged Monday on allegations that he broke into an apartment and attacked a woman in the Bronx.
Conjoined twins Clarence and Carl Aguirre stole the hearts of the Tri-State Area a decade ago, and CBS 2 revisited them Monday as they reached the age of 12.
Police renewed their request to the public Monday to help them find a man who allegedly raped a woman at gunpoint in the Bronx late last month.
Police on Monday were searching for a suspect who fired several rounds and wounded three men in the Bronx this past weekend.
It happened just after 1 a.m. Saturday inside the store on Webster Avenue in the Claremont Section after police said two men got into in argument, police said.