The NYPD is asking the public for help in tracking down a pair of suspects wanted in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn on Saturday morning.
Tuesday was a scorcher throughout the Tri-State Area, but Con Edison has advised some Brooklyn residents to keep their air conditioners turned off.
Police said 24-year-old Jayquan Straker was arrested Thursday on a robbery charge.
The two suspects, one dressed as a FedEx deliveryman, forced their way into the home and demanded cash from the nine people who were inside, police said.
A man has been charged with raping three women in separate attacks in Brooklyn this month.
The first incident occurred on April 4, when he approached a 25-year-old woman near the intersection of Albany Avenue and Fenimore street, lured her to a parking lot and raped her, police said.
Rescue crews were on the scene of a building collapse in Brooklyn on Friday.
An adult female pit bull and four puppies were already dead when they were placed in bags and set on fire last Saturday in Brooklyn, the ASPCA said in a statement.
The animals’ charred remains were found inside a bag on 91st Street near Ditmas Avenue near a beverage distribution warehouse in Canarsie.
A woman was stabbed to death and reportedly nearly decapitated in Canarsie, Brooklyn, Sunday morning, and a relative said her husband was arrested.
Police are searching for a man who they said attacked a Brooklyn girl on the street and then dragged her up the stairs of a housing complex.
Police believe the attack on the girl was carried out on an upper stair well, leading to the roof of the seven-story public housing building.
A man was shot and killed early Tuesday in Canarsie, Brooklyn.
Police have arrested one of the three suspects accused of breaking into an apartment with a gun and making off with a computer, cash and jewelry.
Police told 1010 WINS that the remains were found by a person in a row boat Tuesday night.