The NYPD said Monday that Nicholas Diaz of Brooklyn has been arrested on a manslaughter charge.
The victims got away, then ran into a Planet Fitness gym, about a quarter-mile away, for safety. But the group, which included males and females, followed them.
Authorities said officers were called to a report of an assault with a knife at 1225 Broadway in Brooklyn around 2:15 a.m. Sunday.
Police said the incident happened around 9:30 a.m. Sunday on the corner of Flushing and Nostrand avenues.
The victim suffered swelling and pain, but was not hospitalized.
Police in Queens are searching for two men suspected of robbing a grocery store.
According to authorities, the burglaries have taken place all in the last two weeks, the last three of which were on the same day.
Police have arrested and charged a suspect believed to be responsible for a string of robberies in the East Village and Midtown.
News that some NYPD officers will soon be headed to Los Angeles to study police body cams has raised some questions of the program’s effectiveness.
The city is trying to educate municipal drivers using a video with stories of pedestrians mowed down in crosswalks, hit-and-run accident, and a bicyclist killed by a truck.
The NYPD is awaiting the results of an autopsy of a 74-year-old woman who was found naked and unconscious in her East Harlem apartment Thursday evening.
In the Tri-State Area and across the country, cases of police misconduct are raising questions about whom we trust to serve and protect.
A Brooklyn narcotics detective accused of stealing nearly $3,000 from a deli during a raid remains suspended without pay.
A routine stop of a subway turnstile jumper netted a cache of weapons and drugs in Brooklyn, the NYPD said.
The incident took place at Yemen Deli & Grocery at Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Halsey Place last Friday, according to police.