Authorities say they have found no links connecting the fatal shootings of two men in Newark.
The father, Pedro Rosales, 47, was behind bars at the 75th precinct station Sunday morning in connection with the shooting. The mother, Jessica Aguilar, 24, is also facing charges for failing to supervise.
The men — ages 20 and 21 — were walking on the 600 block of Chancellor Avenue when they were shot.
A little boy playing on a bed, suddenly a bullet tears through the wall, and misses his head by a few inches.
The melee started around 3:50 a.m. outside the Xtreme Lounge at East Fordham Road and Valentine Avenue, just blocks from the Fordham University campus, police said.
Two men were killed and another was hospitalized following separate shootings in Newark. But authorities say it doesn’t appear that the incidents are connected.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Thursday that he absolutely wants to rebut the terror the news media has created about crime.
One of the shootings happened around 12:30 a.m. in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.
The bill would also allow people to sign up for monthly emails to update them when gun offenders move into your neighborhood, officials said.
Twenty-three people were shot over the weekend, two fatally, according to the NYPD.
Kenny Jimenez, 21, and Francisco Mercedez, 29, were at Broadway and West 151st Street just before 3 a.m. when a white sedan pulled up and someone opened fire, police said.
Authorities are looking for several suspects in a shootout in Plainfield that left a 20-year-old man dead and three others injured.
Desk cops have been moved to patrols as part of ‘”Operation Summer All Out.” Several of the dozen precincts that have gotten extra officers have seen gun violence stabilize or drop.
From a spike in gun violence to a controversial new police on marijuana cases, Thompson’s term is off to a challenging start.
Hundreds of people gathered outside Paterson City Hall on Tuesday night to demand justice and safer streets after a 12-year-old girl was fatally shot by a stray bullet while riding her scooter.