Police Wednesday night were asking the public to help them find a suspect who tried to rob a 64-year-old man the lobby of a building in Harlem.
The students had just been dismissed from Choir Academy of Harlem on Monday afternoon when police said gunfire erupted on East 127th Street.
Mohamed Barry, 50, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child in connection with the death of 3-year-old Aissante Diallo.
No one was injured Monday when gunfire struck a school bus in Harlem.
According to sources, Aissante Diallo and her older sisters — ages 5 and 10 — were playing on a sofa bed inside their West 140th Street home when one of the folds came down, trapping the little girl inside, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported.
Heavy metal arrived in Harlem on Saturday night as fans lined up outside of the Apollo Theater to catch Metallica perform.
The Rev. Al Sharpton, mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, former Mayor David Dinkins and U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) were among the grand marshals Sunday for the African-American Day Parade in Harlem.
Police on Monday were searching for a man who allegedly made statements of racial bias before attacking a man on a bus in Harlem late last month.
An 8-year-old girl said she was sexually assaulted by a 13-year-old boy inside a bathroom at a Harlem library.
Shootings left at least five people wounded across the city early Sunday, according to published reports.
The church is building a multi-million dollar chapel and community center on East 125th Street between Second and Third Avenues.
It may have been a hate crime that led to the death of Islan Nettles, 21, but one thing became clear during a vigil Tuesday night – she was loved.
As they rushed to the scene the officers observed the suspect with a gun in his hand, police said. An officer exited his vehicle to approach the suspect and the suspect pointed the weapon in his direction, according to police.
The suspect, identified as Juan Mendez, should be considered armed and dangerous, authorities said.
Police say the victim, 21-year-old Islan Nettles, died Thursday night, five days after she was attacked in Harlem.