Crown Heights

A 3-alarm fire in Crown Heights, Brooklyn on Apr. 8, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Fire Tears Through Two Buildings In Crown Heights

At least two three-story buildings are involved in the fire at St. Marks Avenue near Rochester Avenue.

04/08/2015

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Police: Pot Shipment Encased In Peanut Butter Mistakenly Sent To Brooklyn Grocery Store

Police said someone associated with the grocery store alerted the authorities and said a leafy, green substance could be seen through the clear plastic.

04/01/2015

P.S. 243 The Weeksville School in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Think Brooklyn Principal Behind Obscenity-Laced Facebook Tirade

Hurtful and horrific comments about a Brooklyn elementary school student and his mother appeared on Facebook recently, but the source is questionable.

03/30/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the robbery of a deli in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Held Up Crown Heights Deli At Gunpoint

Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who held up a deli at gunpoint in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last week.

03/24/2015

Tyrek Riley, 15, fell to his death while reportedly trying to jump between buildings in Brooklyn on Thursday, March 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Boy, 15, Killed While Trying To Jump Between Roofs In Crown Heights

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.

03/12/2015

Surveillance video of a suspect in the robbery of a gas station on Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, on Wednesday, March 4. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Took $500 In Crown Heights Gas Station Robbery

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who held up a gas station in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

03/04/2015

The CTeen International Shabbaton event for Jewish teens in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Jewish Teens From Around The World Gather In Brooklyn For Shabbaton Event

Jewish teens from around the world were in New York Friday, gathering, mingling and bonding for the even known as Chabad Shabbaton.

02/27/2015

Emergency responders on the scene of an apartment building fire in Crown Heights on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

10 Hurt In Fire At Crown Heights Apartment Building

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.

02/26/2015

Rivka Kutsy and her sister, Chaya Kutsy. (credit: NYPD)

Missing Brooklyn Sisters Found With Their Parents In Upstate New York

Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her 3-year-old sister, Chaya, were last seen at their home in Crown Heights on Jan. 31.

02/10/2015

Rivka Kutsy and her sister, Chaya Kutsy. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Missing Brooklyn Sisters

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.

02/09/2015

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NYPD: Man Propositioned, Attempted To Rape Woman In Crown Heights

Police in Brooklyn are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a woman in Crown Heights early Monday.

02/05/2015

Richard Rogers, 16, is wanted by the NYPD in connection with seven robberies in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In Robbery Spree In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Police identified a suspect Monday in a string of robberies – some of them at gunpoint – in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

01/19/2015

A surveillance image of three of the four men suspected in the robbery of an Uber driver in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. The man in the center is believed to have displayed a gun. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 4 Suspects Robbed Uber Driver In Crown Heights

Police were searching Tuesday for four suspects who robbed an Uber service driver in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

12/30/2014

An armed burglar was caught on surveillance camera in the home of Haim Mitnizki in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Armed Intruder Caught On Video Ransacking Brooklyn Home

Members of a Brooklyn family woke up Monday morning to find a shocking site on their home security monitor.

12/29/2014

Levi Rosenblatt (credit: Chabad)

Rabbinical Student Released From Hospital After Stabbing Inside Brooklyn Synagogue

A rabbinical student was released from the hospital Wednesday, about eight days after being stabbed by a man who was later shot and killed by police in a Brooklyn synagogue.

12/17/2014

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