National Action Network President Rev. Al Sharpton will participate in one of a series of nighttime “Occupy the Corner” demonstrations Saturday night. The demonstrations are scheduled for nine Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island intersections associated with violent crime.
A 15-year-old Brooklyn boy who was shot in the head last month has died.
He was bleeding badly and suffered head injuries, but a neighbor said that the little boy still tried to comfort his mother. He told her not to cry. He was thrown about 20 feet by the impact.
The incident happened around 11 p.m. at the corner of Cornelia Street and Evergreen Avenue in Bushwick.
The investigation is continuing Monday into the death of 12-year-old Yakim McDaniels, who died while playing on a parking lot electric gate in Brownsville.
A 12-year-old boy was killed by an electronic gate in Brownsville on Sunday.
A Brooklyn woman who was found unconscious, in her home, was pronounced dead on arrival at Brookdale hospital.
Police said the victim, 23-year-old Donte Slade, was found at his home on Herzl Street with a gunshot wound to the back. He had been involved in a dispute when he was shot by an unidentified man, authorities said.
EMS responders found Francky Aleger, 39, unconscious near the corner of East 95th Street and Glenwood Road in the Canarsie section of the borough around 6 a.m. Wednesday.
EMS responders found Francky Aleger, 39, unconscious near the corner of East 95th Street and Glenwood Road in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn.
Police say they have charged the mother of an 11-month-old Brooklyn boy who drowned in a bathtub with endangering the welfare of a child.
The girl, named Destiny, may have suffered a seizure, 1010 WINS has learned. Police said her foster dad was giving her a bath before he stepped away for a moment.
When I looked down, to the floor, I saw so much blood, that’s when I started, I became hysterical,” Agripina Camacho said.
Police say around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, 81-year-old Agripina Camacho was hit in the cheek while she was inside her Brooklyn apartment watching television.
A man was killed by a hit and run driver near the intersection of Rutland Road in Brooklyn early Sunday morning, according to police.