Schmidt spotted two men behind a neighbor’s home on Payne Road he knew was not occupied, police said. The retired officer confronted the men and one opened fire, cops said.
The rain came down in buckets across the Tri-State area early Sunday evening.
A CBS2 investigation that began with an anonymous letter has now prompted a school board leader to resign.
A Rockland County woman admitted Monday to strangling her newborn son, whose body was found at a Westchester County recycling center last fall.
It was a rushed evacuation of the Pets Alive Animal Sanctuary on South Warehouse Lane in Elmsford, forcing the owners to find homes for the 80 dogs and 80 cats all in one day.
Maria Oliva Guaman-Guaman was arrested Tuesday in Spring Valley. Police Chief Paul Modica said the 23-year-old woman strangled her newborn son last month.
Investigators have released cell phone video showing a woman acting suspiciously outside the newborn’s funeral last month.
Westchester County Police Cpt. Christopher Calabrese says a worker at Brookfield Resource Management Inc. in Elmsford discovered the baby inside a plastic bag at about 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Dozens of dogs are getting a second chance at finding new homes after being rescued from an overcrowded animal shelter in Louisiana.
The Food Bank for Westchester cut the ribbon on its new 37,000-square-foot warehouse in Elmsford Wednesday. The freezer alone is big enough to play a hockey game.
A tipster who saw the video on TV called Westchester County police Wednesday night and said he recognized the man.
The suspect is said have fled two robberies in a red Jeep Liberty with gold New York license plates and a spare tire mounted on the rear of the vehicle.
New York Health Commissioner Nirav Shah says 12 decorative metal tissue boxes contaminated with radioactive material have been removed from four Bed, Bath and Beyond stores in the state.
High gas prices are no surprise in the summer, but they’ve gone up this winter.
With special permission from the state, Greenburgh and Elmsford work crews have been clearing debris that’s been clogging the Saw Mill River for years.