| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 7:30 AM
Five young men were arrested Wednesday morning in connection to a shooting that left two teenagers injured - one critically - in the Morrisania section of the Bronx.
The men were taken into custody and questioned Tuesday at the 42nd Precinct at 830...
| Nov 26, 2009
| 11:35 AM
Three Bronx elementary school students - ranging in age from 8 to 11 - were taken into police custody Wednesday after authorities nabbed the youngsters with weapons and foiled an alleged plot on a faculty member, police said.
The suspects - two third...
| 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...