New Rochelle

New Rochelle Police Department
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September 23, 2019 - 6:08 pm
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in Westchester County have arrested a 54-year-old man after responding to a report the man was attempting to detonate a backpack at the New Rochelle train station. Police say officers saw Thomas Skoupa sitting on a bench outside the train station at about 2:30 p.m...
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Trump Plaza in New Rochelle
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Andrew Weber
September 18, 2019 - 11:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A driver crashed his car into the lobby of Trump Plaza in Westchester Tuesday evening. Around 8:30 a.m., a 2018 Mercedes Sedan, operated by a 63-year-old man from Larchmont failed to make a left turn and struck the front entrance of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, coming to rest...
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Dominican Republic
John Montone
July 10, 2019 - 8:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A New Rochelle woman died while undergoing plastic surgery in the Dominican Republic. Alexandra Medina, 33, came down to the country for liposuction surgery after doctors in the United States told her she needed to lose weight first and stopped breathing and died during...
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Mug shots of alleged gang members caught in Westchester operation
Andrew Weber
June 12, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A police operation in Westchester led to the arrest of 18 alleged gang members on drug trafficking related charges, authorities say. Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino and New Rochelle Police Commissioner Joseph Schaller announced the arrests as part of a...
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Car plunges Long Island Sound
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March 19, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Two people were killed when the SUV they were in careened into the Long Island Sound Tuesday afternoon after crashing through a railing.
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Valerie Reyes New Rochelle
February 08, 2019 - 11:13 am
NEW ROCHELLE, NY (1010 WINS) -- A vigil was held in New Rochelle on Thursday night, for Valerie Reyes, whose body was found in a suitcase in Greenwich, Connecticut. RELATED: Woman's body, bound at feet and hands, found in suitcase on Conn. Roadside | Conn. police continue probe into body found in...
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Damage to the Wildcliff mansion in New Rochelle is seen the day after after a fire tore through the historic building on Nov. 26, 2018. Wildcliff mansion fire damage
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December 12, 2018 - 1:45 pm
NEW ROCHELLE, NY (1010 WINS) -- Four middle school students are in hot water over a fire at Wildcliff Mansion in New Rochelle. RELATED: Man pleads not guilty in quadruple murder, arson case | Arson linked to deaths in Greek town built like 'fire trap' | 2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at...
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New Rochelle High School file image
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August 08, 2018 - 9:55 am
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Back in January, a New Rochelle High School student allegedly stabbed a classmate to death. It was one of two stabbings just days apart. On Tuesday night, some 200 community members gathered at city hall to accept Principal Reginald Richardson's letter of...
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DA's office
March 28, 2018 - 8:18 pm
Three teenagers at New Rochelle High School have been indicted in connection with the stabbing of a 16-year-old girl at a nearby Dunkin’ Donuts back in January.
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