Authorities say the suspect punched a 40-year-old woman in the face before stealing her iPhone.
The Parks Department has returned to closing the park at midnight.
The man pulled the woman out of the car and drove off as she tried to pull herself up.
The shooting left four people wounded.
Police say two men, ages 29 and 30, were shot and killed.
A man who murdered and dismembered a young woman he met on Tinder and then slashed his own neck in court during his trial was sentenced to death this week.
The Democratic primary race for New York City mayor is nearing the finish line with a surge in shootings pushing public safety to the top of some voters' concerns.
Authorities say Astram Lochan, 26, is facing three counts of criminal possession of a weapon and four counts of criminal possession of a firearm, police said Friday evening.
Police are searching for a man who spit at an employee and shot another one during an argument at a Georgia McDonald's drive-thru.
The gunman who killed a grandmother and her 1-year-old grandson inside a Florida Publix on Thursday had posted on social media about wanting “to kill people and children,” authorities said.
The Pulitzer Prizes gave a special citation to Darnella Frazier whose video showing former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on George Floyd’s neck played an integral role during his murder trial and sent shockwaves through social media.
The US Space Force says 24 packages of cocaine washed ashore on a Cape Canaveral beach. The drugs have an estimated street value of approximately $1.2 million.
Four people were shot in a drive-by shooting Yonkers on Thursday afternoon
The NYPD is searching for three men who were involved in the slashing of another man inside a subway station in Brooklyn.
Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, appeared in federal court in Washington and pleaded guilty to three federal offenses as part of a plea deal with federal prosecutors.
An investigation was underway into the deadly shooting of a man outside the Dream Hotel in Chelsea early Thursday morning.
Joshua Hall, 22, is accused of posing as Trump family members to dupe people into donating money to a phony political organization, authorities said.
Steps from where 10-year-old Justin Wallace was fatally shot, members of his Far Rockaway community, and many from far beyond, gathered Wednesday night with a unified plea: stop the violence.
New York City has launched a new effort to crack down on illegal fireworks.
Two men are wanted by the NYPD after beating a bodega employee with a bat during a dispute over unpaid beer.