The suspects tied the 79-year-old victim up with a dog leash, stole $500 and some jewelry, and took off, police said.
The city has launched an investigation following the death of a 4-year-old Bronx boy who might have ingested rat poison, and new questions have arisen about his mother.
Did rat poison kill a 4-year-old boy in the Bronx? That is what a family has been trying to figure out while awaiting the results of an autopsy.
Eight people were injured Monday afternoon when shelving units fell like dominoes at a discount store in the Bronx and falling merchandise buried shoppers.
Police on Friday were asking the public to help identify a man who was hit by a car while riding a bicycle in the Bronx.
Including the final phase of Operation Crew Cut, a total of 50 members or leaders of four violent gangs have been charged with murder, assault, narcotics possession and on gun-related crimes, according to authorities.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help find three suspects who allegedly invaded the home of a wheelchair-bound man, and robbed him at gunpoint, in the Bronx.
A 12-year old boy with Asperger’s syndrome who was reported missing from school in the Bronx has been found safe, police said.
The members of “6 Wild” allegedly held a gun to their victims’ heads and demanded cash and drugs before severely beating the victims, prosecutors said. In some cases, the victims were strangled, according to authorities.
Jamie Joseph, 20, was killed just after midnight Saturday at 501 East 165th Street. A 22-year-old man was also wounded in the shooting and was hospitalized in stable condition.
Police on Sunday identified a 20-year-old man who was shot and killed in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, as the search for the shooter continued.
As snow came down over New York City early Saturday, police rushed to the Morrisania section of the Bronx to find one man dead and another wounded in a shooting.
The incident happened on December 20 around 9:30 a.m. at the 57-year-old victim’s Morrisania apartment building on Washington Avenue.
The girl was taken to Bronx Lebanon Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, investigators said.
A wake will be held Tuesday for the bodega worker who was accidentally shot by a police officer while fleeing a gunpoint robbery in the Bronx.