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A surveillance image of a woman wanted in the snatching of a purse in a Fort Greene, Brooklyn restaurant. (Credit: NYPD)

Woman, 68, Accused Of Snatching Purses In Brooklyn

A 68-year-old woman was charged Tuesday with snatching two purses from restaurants in Park Slope and Fort Greene, Brooklyn.

06/24/2014

The scene of a fire on Lafayette Avenue in Passaic (credit: Derricke Dennis/CBS 2)

2 Firefighters Injured In Passaic Blaze

It took firefighters more than three hours to bring the four-alarm fire at a rooming house on Lafayette Avenue under control Thursday night.

05/17/2013

Bronx Cab Shooting

Police Seek Gunman Who Shot Livery Cab Driver In The Bronx

Police Sunday evening were seeking the robber who robbed and shot a livery cab driver in the South Bronx during the early morning hours.

01/13/2013

Craigslist Robber

Search On For Craigslist ‘Seller’ Who Took Money, Pepper-Sprayed Would-Be Buyer

Police Wednesday night were looking for a robber who went on Craigslist telling people he was selling a laptop, but instead just took his would-be buyer’s money and pepper-sprayed him in the face.

01/02/2013