Marcell Dockery, 16, faces second-degree murder, arson, assault and reckless endangerment charges.
Dozens of NYPD officers lined up outside Weill Cornell Medical Center clapped as Officer Rosa Rodriguez was released after spending six weeks in the hospital.
Sunday was set to be the last night in the hospital for a police officer who nearly died in a high-rise fire on Coney Island.
Rosa Rodriguez, 36, is set to be released from the hospital on Monday, CBS 2 reported.
Thousands of cops lined the streets at Officer Dennis Guerra’s funeral at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Rockaway Beach, Queens.
Family, friends and colleagues are beginning to say final goodbyes Sunday to an NYPD officer who died after rushing into a burning building to save residents.
Marcell Dockery, 16, was indicted by a grand jury on a charge of second-degree murder Friday afternoon.
The fire broke out in a four-story building on Scholes Street in Williamsburg at around 1 p.m., according to the Fire Department.
Flags are at half staff as the city mourns the loss of Officer Dennis Guerra, who died after being critically hurt in a fire on Coney Island.
Mayor Bill de Blasio ordered all flags lowered Wednesday in honor of NYPD Housing Officer Dennis Guerra.
Fire officials have been putting out more and more fires at at New York City Housing Authority buildings. Residents say kids are often to blame.
Marcell Dockery, 16, was arrested Monday after police said he confessed to setting a fire Sunday on the 13th floor of a residential high-rise on Surf Avenue.
Marcell Dockery is charged with assault, arson and reckless endangerment, police said. He lives on the 12th floor of the residential high-rise on Surf Avenue where the fire broke out Sunday, police said.