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Teen Dies After Jumping Off Hudson Yards' Vessel In Front His Family

A 14-year-old boy jumped to his death from the Hudson Yards' Vessel attraction Thursday afternoon in front of his family, police said. The teenager — whose name was not disclosed — leaped off the eighth floor of the 150-foot Manhattan, New York installation located near West 33rd Street and 10th Avenue at around 12:50 p.m., the New York Daily News reported.
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Gunman on e-bike shoots foe in Queens, cops say

A gunman on an e-bike shot a 58-year-old guy during a dispute in Queens on Friday morning, cops said. The shooting unfolded around 9:30 a.m. at 107th Avenue and 164th Street in Jamaica, according to police. The suspect shot the man in the shoulder, back and thigh during the argument,...
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Arrest Made In Connection To Fatal Shooting Of Connecticut Man In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting that happened in Brooklyn back in June. Police say 29-year-old Ramel Chapman, of Brooklyn, is facing charges in the death 33-year-old Sean Robinson, of Stamford, Connecticut. The shooting happened on Morgan Avenue in East Williamsburg just after 12:30 a.m. on June 14. Chapman allegedly approached Robinson, who was sitting in the passenger seat of a Ford Mustang, and shot him in the back. Police say Chapman then approached the 38-year-old man who was in the driver’s seat, hit him with a gun and took his chain. After the incident, the man drove to a local hospital, where Robinson was pronounced dead. Chapman has been charged with murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.
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Bronx Woman Arrested After State Troopers Find Over 25 Ounces Of Cocaine In Diaper Bag

COXSACKIE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Bronx woman was arrested after state troopers found cocaine hidden in her baby’s diaper bag. It happened Tuesday around noon in Coxsackie. New York State Police say troopers pulled over a vehicle on I-87 for a vehicle and traffic violation and found that the driver, 33-year-old Shante Pleasant, didn’t have a valid driver’s license. Pleasant’s 13-year-old daughter and 7-month-old daughter were also in the vehicle at the time. Troopers conducted a vehicle inventory before the car was towed and found over 25 ounces of cocaine hidden inside Pleasant’s baby’s diaper bag. Pleasant was taken into custody and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell and endangering the welfare of a child. The children were released into the custody of a relative.
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NYC triggerman in birthday bar shooting busted

A gunman who fatally shot a Bronx dad celebrating his birthday at a popular Washington Heights night spot has been nabbed, police said Friday. Todd Drayton, 33, was arrested Thursday for the caught-on-camera murder of Edy Corniel inside Floridita, an all-night bar and restaurant on 10th Ave. near 206th St., on Jan. 20, 2020. Corniel was celebrating his 28th birthday at the bar when his buddy ...
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VIDEO: Man, 32, seriously hurt in Bronx drive-by shooting

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 32-year-old man was shot in the back during a drive-by shooting in the Bronx on Tuesday, surveillance footage released by the NYPD shows. The man was sitting in a parked car in front of a building on Vyse Avenue, near East 174th Street, in Crotona Park East around 12:40 a.m. when a driver in a silver Honda CR-V pulled up next to him, police said Friday.
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Man With Knife Disrupts Newark Community Movie Night

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A man with a knife disrupted a community movie night in Newark, sending children running for safety. Police released body camera footage Friday of the intense moments leading up to the arrest. Police said the suspect also had a pry bar and refused to drop his weapons. The suspect did not comply until officers threw a construction barrel at him and used pepper spray. It happened on Weequahic Park on Wednesday. 46-year-old Marcelino Canterero faces multiple charges.
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U.S. judge tells lawyers in Ghislaine Maxwell case to watch what they say

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. judge overseeing Ghislaine Maxwell’s criminal case on Friday admonished lawyers not to make out-of-court statements that could taint the British socialite’s upcoming sex trafficking trial. U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan ruled a month after Maxwell lawyer David Markus said the overturning of...
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NJ driver dies after setting himself on fire during traffic stop: AG

BAYONNE, N.J. (1010 WINS) — A driver died nearly two weeks after he set himself on fire during a traffic stop in New Jersey, officials said Friday. Officers from the Bayonne Police Department tried to pull the driver over near 54th Street and Broadway around 11 p.m. on July 13 after they saw him violate several traffic rules, the New Jersey Office of Attorney General said in a press release.