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Bound woman found dead, stuffed in closet of Brooklyn home
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 17:30:00 +0200
The body of a Brooklyn woman was found bound, wrapped in a bedsheet and stuffed inside her bedroom closet Saturday, authorities said. Worried loved ones had called cops reporting they hadn’t seen Kyinar Thein, 58, for awhile, prompting a wellness check...
© NY Daily News
Exclusive: Lieutenant in Brooklyn precinct busted down to sergeant for alleged sexual harassment
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0200
An NYPD lieutenant — who was reported to the Civilian Complaint Review Board by another cop for foul language — has been demoted and placed on desk duty over sexual harassment allegations, the Daily News has learned. Jonathan Blatt, assigned to Housing...
© NY Daily News
Parking feud led to slaying of Brooklyn man whose pleas for help went ignored by cops
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:00:00 +0200
A feud over a double-parked car escalated into the shooting death of a Brooklyn man whose pleas for help were overlooked by passing patrol officers, cops said Friday. Jimmie Russell, 33, was busted Friday in the slaying of Robert Fason, 43. As he feuded...
© NY Daily News
Accused killer of mom and grandmom remembered fondly in old Brooklyn neighborhood
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:15:00 +0200
Michelle Gordon was a single Brooklyn mom, raising two kids and working nights as a nurse to support the family, according to her old neighbors. “A tough cookie,” remembered a woman who lived in the Sheepshead Bay co-op next door about 15 years back....
© NY Daily News
Judge tosses murder charges against Brooklyn man who hailed a cab while a woman burned to death in his wrecked car
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0200
A Brooklyn judge has dismissed murder charges against a man who left a woman to die in his burning car on the highway. Saeed Ahmad will instead face manslaughter charges after he was caught on video hailing a taxi and leaving the doomed Harleen Grewal...
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn teen's killer was gunning for the victim's older brother, prosecutors say
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 06:00:00 +0200
They were gunning for his older brother, but they settled on killing him instead. A 24-year-old ex-con ganged up on and murdered a Brooklyn teen a day after his 16th birthday because they had a beef with his older brother, who was in the Crips street...
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn Man Convicted in Slaying of Cuomo Aide in 2015
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:20:17 +0200
Kenny Bazile, who claimed self-defense in the fatal shooting of Carey W. Gabay during the festival of J’ouvert, was found guilty of manslaughter.
© The New York Times
Cops: Brooklyn man busted for killing building super as revenge after victim took over his job
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:15:00 +0200
A Brooklyn man, furious over his firing as a local building superintendent, strangled his successor last year — and then buried the body in his grandmom’s backyard, authorities said Thursday. Keith Floyd, 40, was charged with murder and concealment...
© NY Daily News
Cops link back-to-back Brooklyn shootings; deadly violence was gang-related: sources
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:15:00 +0200
Detectives have linked the back-to-back Brooklyn shootings that left a 15-year-old boy dead and two others wounded – and cops have busted the alleged gunman in the teen’s murder, police sources said Wednesday. Sources said both shootings near the...
© NY Daily News
Doctor's oxycodone-prescribing case goes to federal jury in Brooklyn
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0200
An octogenarian, oxycodone-prescribing doctor’s fate is now in the hands of jurors who have to decide if he illegally doled out more than 2 million pills to addicted patients. Brooklyn federal jurors began deliberating Tuesday on a range of illegal...
© NY Daily News
Off-duty transit worker shot in arm on Brooklyn subway
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:20:00 +0200
An off-duty transit worker was hit with a stray bullet on a rush-hour No. 3 train in Brooklyn after a fight broke out, cops and transit sources said Tuesday. The shooting sent terrified commuters scrambling out of the station at Sutter Ave. and Rutland...
© NY Daily News
Off-duty transit worker shot in arm on Brooklyn subway, cops say
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:20:00 +0200
An off-duty city transit worker was shot by a stray bullet on a rush-hour subway train in Brooklyn after a fight broke out on a No. 3 train, cops and transit sources said Tuesday. The shooting sent terrified commuters scrambling out of the station at...
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn school officials told girl, 13, to 'move on with your life' after reporting rape by a classmate: suit
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +0200
Brooklyn school officials sent a 13-year-old girl home after she reported she was raped by a classmate — telling her to move on with her life while bullies distributed a video of the attack and taunted her, a shocking lawsuit charges. The victim was...
© NY Daily News
EXCLUSIVE: Brooklyn school officials told girl, 13, to 'move on with your life' after reporting rape by a classmate: suit
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +0200
Brooklyn school officials sent a 13-year-old girl home after she reported she was raped by a classmate — telling her to move on with her life while bullies distributed a video of the attack and taunted her, a shocking lawsuit charges. The victim was...
© NY Daily News
12 people injured in Brooklyn blaze
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:45:00 +0200
Twelve people were injured in a fast-moving fire that erupted inside a Brooklyn apartment building Sunday afternoon, the FDNY said. The blaze broke out on the second and third floors of a four-story building on Flatbush Ave. near Winthrop St. in Prospect-Lefferts...
© NY Daily News

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Missing Brooklyn girl, 17, found at friend's house
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 19:55:45 +0200
Yojavi Ayarza was last seen leaving her grandmother’s home in Lefferts Gardens around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said.
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn man fatally shot in fight: officials
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:49:37 +0200
Tony Hinton, 21, was on Patchen Ave. near Van Buren St. in Bedford-Stuyvesant at about 4:30 p.m. when an unidentified gunman opened fire, shooting him in the chest several times.
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn man fatally shot in fight: officials
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:49:37 +0200
Tony Hinton, 21, was on Patchen Ave. near Van Buren St. in Bedford-Stuyvesant at about 4:30 p.m. when an unidentified gunman opened fire, shooting him in the chest several times.
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn Tech Teacher Was Just a Friend, Until His Arrest
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:45:55 +0200
Dozens of students said knew of no inappropriate sexual behavior by a man now accused of preying on seven girls, but many knew he was unusually close with some students, often in ways that might alarm parents.
© The New York Times
Brooklyn Tech Teacher Was Just a Friend, Until His Arrest
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:45:55 +0200
Dozens of students said knew of no inappropriate sexual behavior by a man now accused of preying on seven girls, but many knew he was unusually close with some students, often in ways that might alarm parents.
© The New York Times
Victim of Brooklyn McDonald's attack brags about fame online
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 17:32:57 +0100
The pint-sized teenager who took a pounding at a Brooklyn McDonald’s was glorying Thursday in her newfound and very sick celebrity.
© NY Daily News
Brooklyn girl, 17, vanishes from grandmother's home
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 11:12:58 +0200
Yojavi Ayarza was last seen leaving her grandmother’s home in Lefferts Gardens around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said.
© NY Daily News
Missing Brooklyn man, 22, found dead in apparent suicide
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:12:41 +0200
Yakov Krausz was discovered hanging from a rope in an elevator motor room, police and those who knew him said.
© NY Daily News
Woman hangs herself from Brooklyn fire escape in suicide
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:43:48 +0200
A woman committed suicide by hanging herself on a Brooklyn fire escape early Sunday, shocking passersby who saw her body, police said.
© NY Daily News
Rookie NYPD cop tackles gunman at Brooklyn housing complex
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:19:39 +0200
Sharif Cole, 20, who is reportedly associated with the Crips gang, was shooting at a rival inside the Glenwood Houses in East Flatbush around 6 p.m., according to police sources.
© NY Daily News
Man, 29, shot dead inside lobby of Brooklyn building
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:27:07 +0200
The 29-year-old was hit in the stomach in the E. 53rd St. building near Clarkson Ave. about 10:30 a.m.
© NY Daily News
Body found in L.I. lot may be missing Brooklyn woman: police
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:41:28 +0200
Investigators are determining if a partially dismembered body found in a parking lot is that of a Brooklyn mother of four, law enforcement sources said Wednesday.
© NY Daily News
Body found in L.I. lot may be missing Brooklyn woman: police
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:41:28 +0200
Investigators are determining if a partially dismembered body found in a parking lot is that of a Brooklyn mother of four, law enforcement sources said Wednesday.
© NY Daily News
On National Night Out, Vision for a Safer Brooklyn
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 07:00:00 +0200
Commissioner Bratton, left, and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, the author (photo: Kathryn Kirk/BK BP's office) There are many things that have contributed to the Brooklyn renaissance, but perhaps no factor has been more essential than New York's...
© Gotham Gazette
On National Night Out, Vision for a Safer Brooklyn
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 07:00:00 +0200
Commissioner Bratton, left, and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, the author (photo: Kathryn Kirk/BK BP's office) There are many things that have contributed to the Brooklyn renaissance, but perhaps no factor has been more essential than New York's...
© Gotham Gazette
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