Cops have released video of the suspects, who are described as teenagers between the ages of 16 and 17.
Two months after superstorm Sandy, we are continuing to find out about the extent of the damage. Two NYPD warehouses were flooded out and now the city is dealing with the consequences.
The 42-year-old victim was jogging when she was thrown to the ground by the suspect, who removed her pants. However, the suspect fled the scene when the victim fought back, police said.
As he swore in the NYPD’s newest class of recruits Friday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the city’s murder rate is at an all-time low. There were 414 of them so far in 2012, the lowest number since record-keeping began in 1963.
Thirty-seven-year-old Nouel Alba was arrested Thursday and charged with lying to FBI agents.
The incident took place at around 11:45 a.m. That’s when police say a man – described as a teenager wearing a grey sweatshirt and green pants – threw a woman to the ground and tried to remove her clothes.
The incident happened on December 20 around 9:30 a.m. at the 57-year-old victim’s Morrisania apartment building on Washington Avenue.
Aston Barth, 33, was previously arrested for robbing a bank dressed as a woman.
In Bayside, Douglaston and Little Neck, there were 41 burglaries in November, up from 17 last year. And there were 10 more just last week.
Authorities said a 24-year-old woman was raped on Dec. 9 around 4 a.m. in the Elmhurst section of Queens.
The victim, identified as Brandon Lincoln Woodard, was shot execution-style in the back of the head in front of 202 West 58th St., according to authorities.
A dispute over the fare ensued before the suspects punched the 42-year-old cab driver several times and took his cell phone, police said.
The victim, 58, was threatened and pushed, police said. The mugger allegedly acted as though he had a gun.
The U.S. Justice Department and Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy have announced the launch a new initiative to combat gun violence in Bridgeport, New Haven, and Hartford.
Since the start of the year, there have been 17 robberies in Prospect Park, compared with the same time in 2011.
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