Federal authorities charged 38-year-old Renny Antonio Peredes, also known as "El Gallo," with conspiracy to distribute narcotics.
FOX 5 NY's Lisa Evers was allowed to go behind the scenes with the NYPD for an overnight takedown in the Bronx, as law enforcement targeted a violent gang known for armed robberies, vicious assaults and broad daylight shootings.
The federal government is now in charge of the investigation into the tragic death of 1-year-old Nicholas Dominici, who, along with three other children, was exposed to the toxic opioid fentanyl while taking a nap inside Divino Nino Day Care Center.
Footage showed him entering the Bronx apartment and whisking at least two full shopping bags out through a back alley. Minutes later, emergency medical personnel arrived to find children showing signs of opioid intoxication.
After a 1-year-old boy died and three other children got sick at a Bronx daycare, NYPD detectives and federal agents are looking for the husband of the owner, who sources say fled the building with kilos of fentanyl.
This comes after four children are suspected to have been exposed to fentanyl and overdosed, 1-year-old Nicholas Dominici did not survive.
The owner of a New York City day care center and a tenant living in the building have been arrested after a 1-year-old boy was killed and three others were sickened by apparent exposure to opioids.
A 1-year-old boy was killed and three other children are hospitalized after police say something went terribly wrong at their daycare in the Bronx.
According to the NYPD, the two suspects pulled up to an intersection in the Kingsbridge section on an illegal scooter when one of them jumped off and began firing shots at the crowd in St. James Park.
The suspect, Jose Garcia, has six prior arrests and has been charged with assault, criminal possession of a weapon, and harassment.
Three police-involved shootings across three separate New York City boroughs took place Thursday within several hours of one another.
NYPD officers shot and critically injured a man who reportedly advanced toward them with a knife Sunday while he was having a mental health crisis, police said.
Police say the incident happened just after 2:30 p.m. on West 195th Street and Jerome Avenue in Kingsbridge.
The NYPD is looking for a gunman who killed a man who was driving a car in the Bronx.
The boy was reportedly not wearing a helmet when the scooter he was riding on with his father crashed into a sedan in Kingsbridge Heights on Sunday night.
A Bronx man was killed after apparently answering a knock at the front door from his killer.
The NYPD is on the hunt for the brazen robbers who targeted a mother and her young son at gunpoint in the Bronx.
Authorities say the victim was stabbed in the stomach by a 15-year-old after a dispute inside of Walton High School in Kingsbridge Heights.
The NYPD was on the hunt for a violent robber who targeted mostly elderly people in a crime spree across the Bronx.
At least 80 tractor-trailers, trucks, and cars were abandoned on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx, according to the FDNY.