| May 10, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Alice McLeod has lived in the same apartment in the Morrisania section of the Bronx since the 80s.
In 1998, she decided to take in a foster child, little fourteen-year old Marlena Cruz. Cruz had been in and out of foster care for much of her life,...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 1:39 PM
A man barely escaped with his life after an early morning stick-up Sunday.
While walking along East 173 St. in the Morrisania section of the Bronx around 3:30 a.m., three men ran up to the victim; police say one of the suspects, 18-year-old Luis...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 6:14 PM
A little boy is dead after falling from the window of an apartment housing complex in the Bronx.
Police say it happened a little before 4 p.m. Saturday at 280 E. 161st St. in Morrisania.
According to authorities, Gabriel Estavez,4, went into cardiac...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 2:59 PM
A New York City police officer, who was shot in the line of duty, has been released from the hospital.
Doctors released Robert Salerno, 25, Monday to cheers as he was being wheeled out of Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in Melrose. He was...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 12:27 PM
A staffer from a Bronx school was arrested and charged Thursday after cops say he showed pornographic images to a 15-year-old student.
According to police, school aide Isaac Bowens was taken into custody at 2:15 p.m. moments after he showed the photos to...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 5:16 AM
Cops are searching for three men responsible for climbing up an apartment building fire escape and burglarizing a home in the Bronx.
Police say the three young men targeted an apartment building located at 590 East 166th Street in Morrisania on Thursday,...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 5:29 PM
A woman walking with her husband in the Morrisania Section of the Bronx was shot in the chest just after 8 p.m. Friday, according to police, who are now looking for the shooter.
The unidentified 20-year-old victim happened to be walking near 967 East 167...
| May 27, 2009
Prosecutors say they've nailed a band of identity thieves that ran a stunningly simple scheme to defraud businesses, banks and government agencies of more than a million dollars.
The check scam was effective and not very complex. The Manhattan District...
| Sep 18, 2009
| 12:41 PM
A fire that ripped through several stores in the Morrisania section of the Bronx - including a grocery store - has also damaged a prominent mosque.
Members of the West African Muslim community are cleaning up debris from the fire that destroyed the...
| Sep 18, 2009
| 2:44 PM
Two residents jumped out of a second-story window from their Bronx apartment Friday morning, in a desperate attempt to escape an apparent push in robbery, police said.
The two men were found outside of a building located at 1050 Cauldwell Avenue in the...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 3:03 PM
Nearly 50 gang members who are reportedly affiliated with the Bloods were busted Wednesday for running so-called open air drug markets at two housing projects near Yankee Stadium.
According to DEA officials, the suspects are charged with dealing...