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May 03, 2019 - 11:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An 83-year-old woman was found beaten to death in her Brooklyn apartment on Tuesday evening, authorities said. She lived in the Woodson Houses in Brownsville. She has been identified as Jacolia James. Police say she suffered trauma to the head and body. So far, there have...
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February 05, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City saw 27 murders last month, that's five more than in January 2018, but overall the NYPD says crime was down. RELATED: Three-borough crime spree ends with officer shooting suspect | De Blasio touts neighborhood policing as crime hits record low | NYC sees sharp...
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Brownsville subway attack
NYPD
December 25, 2018 - 4:59 pm
Four men attacked an 18-year-old at an L train station in Brooklyn, beating him, breaking his nose and stealing his phone and wallet, police said.
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brooklyn park rape suspect
NYPD
December 16, 2018 - 2:21 pm
A brazen rape in Brooklyn has led to the arrest of a suspect.
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Cops are looking for a guy who allegedly raped a woman inside of Betsy Head Park.
NYPD
December 02, 2018 - 11:14 am
Police are searching for a man who dragged a woman into a Brooklyn park and raped her on Saturday.
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Tyrone Johnson
NYPD
December 01, 2018 - 11:45 am
An alleged robber managed to escape police custody in Brooklyn early Saturday, and now the NYPD is asking the public for help tracking him down.
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Dreamstime
October 16, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is dead after being attacked by another man who authorities say was irate over being unable to satisfy a drug craving. The 63-year-old man was walking Brownsville, at Junius Street and East New York Avenue, when cops say he was knocked to the ground and kicked. Sources...
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Halloween Display Brooklyn
1010 WINS
October 06, 2018 - 1:55 pm
A gory Halloween decoration in Brownsville is being criticized as offensive -- or at the very least, in poor taste.
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Aaron Nathaniel
NYPD
October 02, 2018 - 7:34 am
Police have identified a teenage suspect in the death of a 16-year-old shot while playing basketball at a Brooklyn playground last month.
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Phantom Menace
NYPD
August 27, 2018 - 8:40 am
If you see a man wearing a “Star Wars: The Phantom Menace” t-shirt in Brooklyn, you may want to take it as a warning.
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