Burned

David Jordan, 11, talks to CBS 2's Jennifer McLogan after he was burned upon falling into tar near his Islip, Long Island home. His family is suing the Town of Islip. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Suing Town Of Islip After Boy Is Burned By Hot Tar On Street

A mother claimed Thursday afternoon that her 11-year-old son fell into hot tar on their Long Island neighborhood street that was being repaved.

08/21/2014

Marijuana Wax Explosion Scene

2 Teens Burned, Hit With Serious Charges In Alleged Marijuana ‘Wax’ Production

A teenage boyfriend and girlfriend from Brooklyn ended up severely burned, and were facing serious criminal charges Wednesday, after they allegedly had an accident trying to make a potent form of marijuana known as “earwax.”

12/18/2013

Police took a man into custody after two children were burned by a cleaning product on a Queens bus. There was no word on if he had been charged. (Credit CBS 2)

Two Children Accidentally Burned By Cleaning Solution On Queens Bus

Police took a man into custody on Woodhaven Blvd. Authorities said the man was transporting an industrial strength cleaner on the bus.

09/22/2013

A cat that authorities say was found burned at the Tompkins Houses in Brooklyn on May 24, 2013. (credit: Kings County District Attorney's Office)

$1K Reward Offered After Cat Found Burned In Brooklyn

The orange tabby stray cat had been living in the Tompkins Houses in Bedford-Stuyvesant when a resident found it on the 12th floor stairwell last month and called police.

06/28/2013

Burned Mezuzah In Brooklyn

Jewish Religious Objects Found Burned On Holocaust Remembrance Day

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the burning of mezuzot in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Holocaust Remembrance Day was a hate crime.

04/08/2013

Kerri Dalton (credit: Facebook)

Woman Recovering, But Deeply Scarred After Bed, Bath & Beyond Stabbing

Kerri Dalton, 29, of Keansburg, N.J., was stabbed multiple times in the Bed, Bath and Beyond store in Middletown as she pushed her 5-month-old daughter in a stroller inside the store. Eleven days later, she was still struggling mightily.

01/28/2013

Charred Body Found

Woman’s Naked, Charred Body Found On Brooklyn Shoreline

Police Sunday were investigating how a woman died, after her naked, charred body was found along the shoreline in Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn.

01/06/2013

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Grandmother Pleads Guilty In Voodoo Ritual

Sylvenie Thessier of Queens faces three years in prison under a plea deal.

03/24/2011

Werner Lippe's Mugshot - File / Photo: CBS 2

Accused Westchester Wife Killer Back On Trial

The case of a man accused of killing his wife and incinerating her in an oil drum is going back to court.

09/27/2010

Torched truck in Whitestone (Photo/Juliet Papa)

Vandals Torch 4 Vehicles In Whitestone, Queens

Some residents on a quiet Queens street woke up to find their cars in flames.

08/31/2010