According to authorities, Vargas-Cruz is one of two drivers who struck 93-year-old Millwood Hughes around 11:15 a.m. in Crown Heights.
A 93-year-old man was killed Tuesday in a double hit-and-run crash in Crown Heights that was caught on security video.
A dispute that may have started on Facebook ended in a violent brawl on the streets of Brooklyn.
At least two three-story buildings are involved in the fire at St. Marks Avenue near Rochester Avenue.
Police said someone associated with the grocery store alerted the authorities and said a leafy, green substance could be seen through the clear plastic.
Hurtful and horrific comments about a Brooklyn elementary school student and his mother appeared on Facebook recently, but the source is questionable.
Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who held up a deli at gunpoint in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last week.
A 15-year-old boy was killed Thursday afternoon when he tried to jump from one rooftop to another in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, police said.
Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who held up a gas station in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Jewish teens from around the world were in New York Friday, gathering, mingling and bonding for the even known as Chabad Shabbaton.
Firefighters responded to the scene in Crown Heights just after 1:30 a.m. Thursday. The fire apparently started in a second-floor stairwell in a six story apartment building located 718 Saint Marks Avenue.
Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her 3-year-old sister, Chaya, were last seen at their home in Crown Heights on Jan. 31.
Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her sister, 3-year-old Chaya Kutsy, were last seen Jan. 31 at their home on Union Street in Crown Heights, police said.
Police in Brooklyn are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a woman in Crown Heights early Monday.
Police identified a suspect Monday in a string of robberies – some of them at gunpoint – in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.