Suspect Lionel Virgile Charged With Attempted Arson For Allegedly Throwing Molotov Cocktail At NYPD VehicleLionel Virgile is facing a federal charge of attempted arson after his arrest for allegedly throwing bleach and a Molotov cocktail at police.
Lionel Virgile, Accused Of Throwing Bleach And Molotov Cocktail At NYPD, Facing Federal ChargesCBS2 has obtained exclusive video of his arrest. Reporter Kiran Dhillon spoke with the man's family, who says he is mentally ill.
Lionel Virgile Accused Of Throwing Bleach In Officer's Face, Tossing Lit Molotov Cocktail At Other Officers In BrooklynThe incident started early Saturday morning when police pulled over a 44-year-old man for running a red light in the area of Claredon Road and East 45th Street.
Police: Woman Bashes Laundromat Employee With Detergent Bottle During Violent Robbery Caught On Video In BrooklynSurveillance video shows the suspect go behind the counter and grab a bottle of detergent. When the 47-year-old employee comes out and confronts her, the woman repeatedly bashes her in the face with the bottle.
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FDNY Battles Multiple Fires Overnight; 80-Year-Old Woman Killed In East Village BlazeAfter extinguishing the flames, they found an 80-year-old woman unconscious and unresponsive suffering burns.
2 Ambulances Crash In Brooklyn, EMT HospitalizedThree other EMTs were also hurt and treated at the scene.
Police: Correction Officer Shot In Brooklyn, Investigation OngoingThe officer was rushed to a local hospital and is critically hurt.
Police: Man Dies After Being Set On Fire In The Middle Of Brooklyn StreetPolice officers spotted a man on fire and grabbed a fire extinguisher to douse the flames.
Police: Gunman Shoots 3 People From Car In East FlatbushTwo teenage boys and a 20-year-old man were struck.
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9 More People Shot Across New York City As Spike In Gun Violence ContinuesPolice say nine people were shot in five separate incidents across Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan. It all happened within a matter of hours.
Push For Police Reform Leaves NYPD In Difficult Position As Gun Violence Grips City; 'We Need Some Clarity'The latest NYPD numbers show a whopping 142 percent increase in shootings last week, compared to the same time last year: 63 versus 26.
Police: 2 Men Seen On Video Opening Fire On Group In East FlatbushPolice said five people – three women and two men – suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police: Group Seen On Video Smashing Door To Break Into Brooklyn Cellphone StoreSurveillance video shows one suspect throw something at the storefront, then kick and punch in the glass door.