For most people the holidays are the season of giving, but for burglars it is the season for taking.
Around 9 p.m. Wednesday, police said several suspects burst into a home on Lake Avenue as three people, a husband, his wife and their adult son, were inside.
The men knocked on the door of the victim’s East Flatbush home on Aug. 7, claiming to be cops.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help find a suspect in a home invasion and robbery in the South Bronx.
Police on Tuesday were asking from help from the public in finding a suspect in an attempted rape in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Police said 24-year-old Edgar Marrero forced his way into three homes within three hours Monday night.
Investigators said a man knocked on the front door of a home on Berry Street. When a 27-year-old woman answered, the man punched her in the head and face and then stormed inside, police said.
The search was on Monday night for a suspect who stormed into a woman’s home in trendy North Williamsburg, Brooklyn and punched her, police said.
The men posed as utility workers and forced their way inside a home where investigators said they pushed the victim down a flight of stairs and started ransacking her home, looking for cash and jewelry.
An armed home invasion earlier in the day sent police on a wild car chase that ended in a crash. However, police said some of the suspects were still on the run Thursday evening.
A Bronx woman said she was fast asleep in her bed, only to wake up and find a man on top of her trying to rape her. CBS 2’s Alice Gainer spoke with her about the frightening encounter.
Shawn Custis, 42, was arraigned Tuesday on charges of attempted murder, robbery, burglary and child endangerment.
Quick thinking by two young New Jersey brothers may have saved their lives.
Mill police Capt. Michael Palardy called the attack “one of the most brutal things I’ve seen in 25 years.”
A terrifying home invasion was caught on nanny cam in Millburn, N.J., and the woman who was attacked in front of her 3-year-old daughter remained horrified days later.