New York

A 15-year-old girl from Rochester is accused of stabbing a woman to death in Massachusetts on Oct. 6.

Fall River Police responded to an apartment for a reported medical emergency. They found Ana Vazquez, 68, suffering from multiple stab wounds in a second-floor unit.

Vazquez was rushed to Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River, where she was later pronounced deceased.

Heavenly Arroyo, 15, who had recently been living in the residence with the victim and her grandson, was charged with murder early Monday.

Investigators believe Arroyo has been living in Fall River for the past two weeks and was from Rochester.

Fall River Police, Massachusetts State Police detectives and Homicide Unit prosecutors are investigating the homicide.

Arroyo is scheduled to return to court on Oct. 15.


Terrifying home video has captured a thief impersonating a Fed-Ex worker as he bounds a Brooklyn family with duct tape before robbing them in a brutal heist. The brazen thieves, one wearing a Fed Ex uniform, entered the Bay Ridge address around 3 p.m. on Monday, tying up two women and one man at the home before stealing $50,000 in cash and $80,000 in jewelry, according to law enforcement sources


Two former New York detectives will serve no prison time after pleading guilty to bribe taking and official misconduct for having sex in a police van with a young woman they arrested and released, prosecutors said Thursday.

Prosecutors had requested that Eddie Martins, 39, and Richard Hall, 34, receive sentences ranging from one to three years in prison, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez said in a statement


The New York City Police Department has released video showing yet another water dousing incident involving police employees.

Video from a security camera shows a man spraying water from a bottle onto two uniformed traffic enforcement agents in Queens. The man appears to be holding a mobile phone in one hand and may have been shooting video of his own stunt.

This happened at 86th Street and Jamaica Avenue at 2:34 p.m. on July 24, 2019, the NYPD said. No one was hurt but the man got away.


Chilling surveillance video shows the moment a gunman shot and killed a man in what police believe was a drug deal gone wrong on a Bronx street. Cops on Sunday released the video showing 31-year-old Richard Cepeda’s final moments. Cepeda met his killer in the lobby of a building on the Grand Concourse near Field Place in Fordham Heights at about 9:40 p.m. Thursday, cops said. He handed something to the man, who pulled a gun on him.


Police in New York City are hunting a woman who they say stole a man’s $20,000 Rolex watch from his apartment after he passed out, following a night of partying together at the high-end Manhattan club 1 Oak.

The NYPD released surveillance video on Tuesday showing the unnamed suspect emerging from an elevator in the victim’s apartment building in a skimpy lace dress.

According to investigators, the 29-year-old man met the mystery brunette on the night of June 1 at the Chelsea hotspot, popular among such A-listers as Rihanna and Justin Bieber.


Crown Heights, Brooklyn – A woman was walking down the street in Brooklyn when she was suddenly sucker punched.

It happened on Saturday, March 9th at around 12:10 p.m. at the northeast corner of Nostrand Avenue and Crown Street in Crown Heights.

The man walked up to the 27-year-old woman and suddenly punched her right in the head.

He then ran off northbound on Nostrand Avenue.

The victim was able to drive herself to Kingsbrook Hospital

The incident, which was captured on surveillance video, took place on the fourth floor of an apartment building on West 114th Street in Manhattan on Tuesday. Officers were called to the building after receiving a report of a man with a gun. Three police officers took the elevator up to the fourth floor and saw a man who matched the description they received. The man had his hands in his pockets. Officers then requested that the man show his hands, but they were allegedly ignored. Officials said the man then pulled out a wallet, assumed a shooting stance, and pointed the wallet at the officers.

Michael Cordero’s hands were in his pockets and he ignored officer requests to take his hands out.

“What do you mean take my hands out of my pocket,” Cordero, 34, asked, according to police. “I’ve got a gun. “


A group of thugs have been caught on surveillance video viciously beating four homeless men and stealing $5 from one of them as they slept on a New York sidewalk.

Police released the horrific footage on Saturday in their search for the five suspects who attacked the men in Brooklyn late last month.

One of the homeless men was beaten so badly that he later fell into a coma.


Authorities raided a residential suburban home in leafy Westchester County, New York Friday morning and walked out with enough fentanyl to kill nearly 2 million people, an official with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Five kilograms of the poisonously potent synthetic opioid were seized along with 6 kilograms of heroin, a more common street drug which, when spiked with fentanyl, has caused tens of thousands of fatal overdoses in America in recent years


Police detectives in New York City are looking for a man who opened fire on a street in the Bronx on Friday afternoon, sending several people running for their lives.

The NYPD released security camera video showing the gunman, armed with what appears to be a revolver, approach a group of people near 1155 Gerard Avenue in the Bronx and fire three shots.

The video shows several people, including a child, scattering away from the gunman, who then turns around and runs away.

Police released this image of a man with a revolver who opened fire on a street in the Bronx, Feb. 22, 2019. (NYPD)

The gunman had targeted a 19-year-old man, police said, but no one was hit.