Obatakum Staton is charged with several counts of criminal possession of a weapon as well as criminal possession of stolen property, and resisting arrest.
An extra-alarm fire was raging early Friday in a high-rise building near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
As New Yorkers brace for another possible winter storm, there are still some spots in the city where people are struggling to dig out from last week’s snow.
A man was struck and killed this weekend in a hit-and-run accident in Brooklyn.
The man had been walking across Eastern parkway when he was struck by a black 4-door sedan which then fled the scene, police said.
A black Hyundai was moving down Kingston Avenue when it collided with a white Infinity that was going eastbound on Eastern Parkway shortly before 7 p.m., police said.
Police Sunday evening were looking for the suspect who stabbed a man to death in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.
A man on a bicycle was struck and killed early Sunday near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
Police are asking for assistance from the public as they attempt to locate an unknown group of criminals who have tricked people into letting them withdraw from ATMs at a Brooklyn bank.
Police said the boy and his grandfather crossed Eastern Parkway at Utica Avenue against the light while heading to church just before 9 a.m. when the boy was hit by a westbound livery cab.
A suspect has been arrested in connection with one of two fatal stabbings that happened after the West Indian American Day Parade in Brooklyn on Monday.
An estimated crowd of three million lined Eastern Parkway for the annual West Indian Day Parade Sunday. Two people were killed and two wounded amid violence during the event.
The way major parts of New York City are lit is in the midst of a big change, WCBS 880′s Rich Lamb reported.
Donna Fountain, 38, of Crown Heights had a lifetime of dreams she hoped to accomplish for herself and her 8-year-old son, Elijah, dreams that died with her on Sunday.
Christmas morning proved tragic for one woman in Brooklyn.