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Yaritza Pacheco (credit: CBS 2)

Young Bronx Woman Dies In Crossfire Sunday

Yaritza Pacheco, 24, was fatally hit by a stray bullet fired as she walked to a store on East 174th Street in the Tremont section. Police say the bullet struck her in the neck. She ran and then collapsed.

08/21/2011

William C. Johnson (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Authorities Arrest ‘Person Of Interest’ In Drive-By Shooting That Killed Newark Cop

A 19-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection with a drive-by shooting that killed an off-duty Newark, N.J., police officer who was getting a slice of pizza at a neighborhood fast-food place.

05/27/2011

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

12-Year-Old Bed-Stuy Boy Shot In Crossfire

The boy managed to find uniformed police officers just a block away who were able to get him to King County Hospital.

10/24/2010