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Brendan Walsh

Reporting on crime and fire for Citywide 911. Follow me on twitter at @brendanwalshnyc for the latest breaking crime news.

Man stabbed in the back by a Fed Ex employee in Midtown

Midtown South, Manhattan- A man walking on the street was stabbed multiple times in the back by a FedEx employee early this afternoon, according...
Police officials standing in front of some of the weapons seized during Sunday's raid in Queens. Ronald Drabman of Queens faces multiple counts of weapon possession. PHOTO: NYPD.

Queens Man faces 25 years in prison after one of the biggest weapons busts...

Oakland Gardens, Queens- A Queens man faces up to a quarter-century in prison after a large cache of weapons was discovered in his home over the weekend, according to officials. NYPD Intelligence Bureau Chief Thomas Galati stated that the events leading up to the weapons bust began on Saturday, April 14th, when the 81st Precinct’s Field Intelligence Unit obtained information there was large cache of weapons inside a residence located at 58-08 208 St.
A screenshot of a video taken by a bystander that shows children jumping from a second-floor balcony to escape the Edgewood NJ fire dance studio . The full video can be viewed below. Photo: Osman

Children leap from balcony to escape an Edgewater NJ blaze

Edgewater, New Jersey- A fire started yesterday evening in a two-story commercial building that contained several businesses, including a dance studio for children on...
Police investigators processing the scene after officers open fired and killed man holding a piece of a welding torch. PHOTO: Georgio Dano.

The Crown Heights NYPD Shooting: what you need to know

Crown Heights, Brooklyn- A 34-year-old black male, of Brooklyn NY, was fatally shot by police yesterday after officers believed he pointed a gun at them. The NYPD stated that police responded to multiple 911 calls describing a man with what “looked to be a gun” near the intersection of Montgomery and Utica Ave at approximately 4:40 p.m.
A yellow DOT vehicle parked on the side of the parkway where the accident occurred. PHOTO: David Sarmiento/ @d.miento

DOT worker killed after being struck by a vehicle in the Bronx

Baychester, the Bronx- A city-employed electrician was killed this morning after being struck by a car on the Henry Hutchinson Parkway, according to officials. Police...

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