The incident took place at around 9:30 a.m. at 44th Street and 9th Avenue in Brooklyn on June 23, police said.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
Authorities have blocked off the scene at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and 64th Street.
Claiming the project was sprung on them, residents shouted at A.G. Eric Schneiderman and Borough President Eric Adams as they spoke.
The move allows barges laden with ship containers to be ferried from New Jersey to Brooklyn rather than being driven through bridges and tunnels.
The Big Apple has turned a blind eye to illegal sales of electric bicycles, a CBS2 investigation has found.
CBS2 first reported on how rogue car dealers have been setting up shop on residential streets. The dealers are on the move to new neighborhoods.
Police on Friday released a sketch of a suspect who allegedly pretended to be a water employee to get into the home of an 81-year-old Brooklyn man, while two others followed the suspect and stole his safe.
Police say a neighbor reported hearing a commotion coming from the home, could not make contact with anyone inside so then called 911.
The incident took place just before noon Friday at 38th Street near 4th Avenue in Brooklyn.
The targets in Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst and Sunset Park included Our Lady of Angels, The Catholic Brothers Institute Residence and The Fourth Avenue Presbyterian Church, police said.
Police were asking for help from the public Tuesday in finding a suspect wanted in the burglary of 11 different Brooklyn churches this fall.
They were allegedly swinging sticks and slinging racial slurs. Three people have been charged with beating a Brooklyn man and police are investigating it as a hate crime.
Brooklyn kicked off its ‘Health and Fitness Week’ on Sunday. Some 37 gyms and fitness studios will show people how to stay in shape at industry city in Sunset Park.
Dueling demonstrations took place Saturday on police policy issues in New York City.