Crown Heights

Marchers Rally Against Gun Violence In Brooklyn A Day After Cuomo Aide's DeathDozens of people rallied in Brooklyn Thursday night in a call to end gun violence, following the death of an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was caught in crossfire.
Police: Man Asked For Sexual Favors, Choked Woman In Crown HeightsPolice were searching Wednesday for a man who allegedly asked a woman for sexual favors, and then choked her when she refused, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Boys, 10, Accused Of Mugging Woman; One Boy Also Suspected In Arson AttemptPolice arrested a 10-year-old boy on attempted arson allegations Wednesday night, days after he was charged with mugging a woman in Brooklyn.
Suspect Charged In Fatal Crown Heights Hit-And-RunAccording to authorities, Vargas-Cruz is one of two drivers who struck 93-year-old Millwood Hughes around 11:15 a.m. in Crown Heights.
Man, 93, Killed After Being Struck By 2 Vehicles In Crown Heights Hit & RunA 93-year-old man was killed Tuesday in a double hit-and-run crash in Crown Heights that was caught on security video.
2 Women Stabbed, 6 Others Burned With Drano In Crown Heights FightA dispute that may have started on Facebook ended in a violent brawl on the streets of Brooklyn.
Fire Tears Through Two Buildings In Crown HeightsAt least two three-story buildings are involved in the fire at St. Marks Avenue near Rochester Avenue.
Police: Pot Shipment Encased In Peanut Butter Mistakenly Sent To Brooklyn Grocery StorePolice said someone associated with the grocery store alerted the authorities and said a leafy, green substance could be seen through the clear plastic.
Parents Think Brooklyn Principal Behind Obscenity-Laced Facebook TiradeHurtful and horrific comments about a Brooklyn elementary school student and his mother appeared on Facebook recently, but the source is questionable.
Police: Man Held Up Crown Heights Deli At GunpointPolice on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who held up a deli at gunpoint in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last week.
Police: Boy, 15, Killed While Trying To Jump Between Roofs In Crown HeightsA 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: Suspect Took $500 In Crown Heights Gas Station RobberyPolice were searching Wednesday for a suspect who held up a gas station in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.