Brownsville

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9-Month-Old Child Shot In Brooklyn, Police Say

Police are investigating after a 9-month-old baby was shot, the bullet hitting her in the hip, at an apartment on Sutter Avenue Saturday around 1:30 p.m. in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

11/22/2014

A woman died of an apparent heart attack in Brownsville, Brooklyn on Tuesday, Nov. 18, but specialized crews were dispatched and Ebola tests were conducted since the woman was recently in Guinea. (Credit: CBS2)

Officials To CBS2: Woman’s Body To Be Tested For Ebola Due To Recent Time In Guinea

The body of a woman who died of an apparent heart attack in Brooklyn Tuesday will be tested for the Ebola virus as a precaution, since she was recently in a West African country affected by the virus, city officials told CBS2.

11/18/2014

Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash in Brooklyn on Nov. 1, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash In Brooklyn

It was 2:20 a.m. when the victim tried to cross Rockaway Parkway mid-block between Winthrop Street and Clarkson Avenue and was hit by a dark-colored sedan, which then took off.

11/01/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the shooting of a 12-year-old boy in Brownsville, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Arrested, Released After 12-Year-Old Boy Shot In Leg In Brownsville, Brooklyn

Levon Gilliam Jr. was getting off a school bus when he was apparently caught in the crossfire and shot in the left leg.

09/24/2014

Child shot in Brownsville (CBS 2)

12-Year-Old Boy Shot In Leg On Street In Brownsville, Brooklyn

A young boy was shot in the leg Monday afternoon in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

09/22/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Dead Following Early Morning Brownsville Shooting

A man is dead following a shooting in Brownsville. Police say the man, in his 20s, was shot in the chest around 1:45 a.m., in front of a house in Brownsville.

09/06/2014

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NYPD Seeks 2 Suspects In Brooklyn Double Shooting

The NYPD is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who fired multiple shots into a store and wounded two people.

09/03/2014

The scene of a shooting that injured two people in Brownsville, Brooklyn. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

1 Critical, 1 Stable Following Shooting In Brownsville

A man was shot in the shoulder and a woman was shot in the ankle outside of a liquor store in Brooklyn Friday night.

08/30/2014

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Brooklyn Residents Concerned With Uptick In Gun Violence As Stop And Frisks All But Disappear

Police in East New York and Brownsville have basically done away with stop and frisks in the first half of 2014.

08/16/2014

Evacuated residents stand outside a building in Brooklyn after an early morning fire on July 4, 2014. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

FDNY: 4-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn Caused By Lightning Strike

It happened around 1 a.m. at a building on Rockaway Parkway in Brownsville. The fire started on the sixth floor and then quickly spread to about six apartments.

07/04/2014

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Brooklyn Building Residents Protest Over Lack Of Gas, Electricity

Residents of an apartment building in Brownsville, Brooklyn marched to the building owner’s office in protest Thursday, after going with no gas and electric a week.

07/03/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Brooklyn Man Gunned Down In Brownsville

A Brooklyn man died of a single gunshot wound to the head on a Brooklyn street, authorities said.

06/22/2014

Williamsburg Graffiti

Report: New York Cops Armed With Spray Paint Will Cover Up Graffiti

Black, red, and white. Those are the colors of spray paint that the NYPD will reportedly be using to cover up graffiti in the city.

05/17/2014

Bernard M. Baruch Houses, part of New York City Housing Authority (credit: NYCHA)

NYCHA To Elderly Residents: Take A Smaller Apartment Or Be Evicted

A fight has erupted between elderly New York City residents, and city officials who said the residents need to move into smaller apartments.

05/02/2014

Four suspects wanted in connection with an assault and robbery in Brownsville (credit: NYPD)

Police: 74-Year-Old Man Beaten, Robbed In Brownsville Building

Police said four suspects, who are believed to be in their late teens, assaulted and robbed the victim as he got off an elevator in the Van Dyke Houses in Brownsville.

02/17/2014

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