The social media phenomenon began with Yonkers native Pat Quinn, who was diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, last year.
Tommy Smalls, 29, and three other men are accused of fatally shooting two cab drivers in separate incidents and then stealing their cars.
The three-alarm blaze began around 10:15 p.m. Saturday at 191 Saratoga Avenue, a resident said.
The robberies took place on Tuesday just 15 minutes apart. Both incidents were caught on surveillance video.
Police Capt. Joseph Barca told 1010 WINS he’s been treated as part of the Hamideh family ever since.
Yonkers police on Thursday were investigating two gunpoint robberies that occurred within a period of 15 minutes earlier this week, which police said were related.
Two suspects dressed in dark clothing opened fire on a group of people at the corner of Coyle Place and Intervale Place around 1:20 a.m., police said.
The shooter may have been in an SUV, according to state police.
The two-alarm fire broke out on Post Street shortly after 3 p.m.
Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy in a shooting outside a Yonkers pizzeria that injured three people, including a 9-year-old girl.
Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting outside of a Yonkers pizzeria that left a 9-year-old in critical condition.
Three people, including a child, were shot and wounded Friday outside a pizzeria in Yonkers.
Mario Garcia-Sura was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison for aggravated vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated.
Police said someone poured brown paint on several spots throughout the church, including the tabernacle.
A woman was charged with leaving the scene of an accident Wednesday, after she allegedly crashed into a bar in Yonkers and prompted authorities to evacuate the entire building.