Canarsie

Zennebe Milton says crews were supposed to repair the roof of another house, but instead ripped open the roof of her home in Canarsie, Brooklyn and left it leaking. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Resident Says Contractors ‘Repaired’ Wrong Brooklyn Roof, Left It Leaking

Contractors recently ripped apart the roof of what they thought was a Superstorm Sandy-damaged home in Canarsie, Brooklyn – but they got the wrong roof.

10/08/2014

A car slammed into a dry cleaners in Canarsie, Brooklyn on Monday, Oct. 6. (Credit: Matt Kozar/CBS 2)

Car Plows Into Dry Cleaners In Canarsie, Brooklyn

vA car slammed into a dry cleaners in Canarsie, Brooklyn Monday evening.

10/06/2014

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, July 10 after he allegedly slammed into several parked cars and rammed a police vehicle while trying to flee officers in Canarsie, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot, Wounded By Officer After Ramming Police Vehicle In Brooklyn

A man was shot and wounded by police Thursday, after he allegedly refused to pull over and hit multiple cars before finally ramming a police vehicle.

07/10/2014

Rebecca Ramnarine (credit: CBS 2)

Family Who Lost Child In Brooklyn Car Crash Targeted By Scammer

The Ramnarine family said someone set up a fake fundraising website in their daughter’s name following her death in a car accident on Sunday.

05/07/2014

A woman in Lagos, Nigeria, carries a sign pressing for the release of missing Chibok school girls during a rally May 5, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Locals With Ties To Nigeria Hope For Safe Return Of Kidnapped Girls

Area residents with ties to Nigeria are watching, worrying an praying for the safe return of hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped there last month.

05/07/2014

The aftermath of a 3 car wreck that left a 9-year-old girl dead in Canarsie. (Credit:CBS 2)

One In Custody After Girl, 9, Dies In Three-Car Brooklyn Wreck

A 9-year-old girl was killed when three vehicles collided in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn on Sunday.

05/04/2014

Canarsie, Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Police Seek Robber Who Struck In Public Housing Buildings In Canarsie

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect wanted in a string of three robberies in public housing buildings in Canarsie, Brooklyn.

03/31/2014

People enter the subway at Union Square (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Jumps On Subway Tracks To Get Phone, Walks Away After Being Run Over By L Train

The train hit the brakes and passed over the man, who apparently managed to lay down in the gap between the tracks.

03/25/2014

Brooklyn Robbery Suspects

Police Seek 3 Suspects In Brooklyn Robbery Spree

Police on Tuesday were asking for the public’s help in finding three suspects wanted in a string of robberies in Brooklyn.

03/18/2014

Police on the scene of a hit-and-run accident that left a 51-year-old man dead in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn. (Credit CBS 2)

Man, 51, Killed In Canarsie Hit-And-Run

The man had been walking across Eastern parkway when he was struck by a black 4-door sedan which then fled the scene, police said.

12/22/2013

Police are looking for this man in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in Brooklyn on Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Hunt For Suspect In Brooklyn Livery Cab Robbery

When they arrived to East 79th Street and Farragut Road in Canarsie, the suspect placed an unknown object to the driver’s throat and forced him to hand over his wallet and leave the car.

11/18/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops Investigate Fatal Canarsie Hit-And-Run

The man was suffering from severe body trauma and was transported to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

10/12/2013

Brooklyn Radio Shack Robbery Suspect

Robbers Strike Radio Shack In Canarsie, Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were searching for two men who robbed a Radio Shack in broad daylight the Canarsie section of Brooklyn.

10/06/2013

Damage outside a home following a crash in Canarsie (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Suspect Charged In Early Morning Crash In Canarsie

Police said a white sedan struck an SUV, which ended up in the front yard of a home, early Friday morning in Canarsie.

09/27/2013

A surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an armored car robbery. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops Release New Photos Of Suspect In Armored Car Robbery

As the driver was making a delivery at the Pay-o-Matic check store in a strip mall on Seaview Avenue, he was approached by a masked suspect dressed all in black, police said.

08/24/2013

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