Authorities say the suspects pushed the 67-year-old man to the ground, punching and kicking him before stealing his backpack and cash, running away, and then returning to assault the man a second time and steal his cellphone.
Police say 19-year-old Melvin Urena was riding an electric scooter on East 156th Street in Melrose when he was shot in the head and killed.
Authorities say that in each incident, the suspect approached his victims in broad daylight and, unprovoked, stabbed them before stealing money and running away.
The NYPD is investigating a shooting at a public housing complex in the Bronx that left two people injured.
A Bronx man is under arrest for a brazen daytime attack. 30-year-old Theodore Ellis is accused of shoving a 52-year-old woman onto the train tracks at an outdoor subway station in the Bronx.
A 6-year-old boy swinging a toy bat as he walked through his building's lobby following a Yankee game was threatened with a gun as his father was robbed at gunpoint, according to police.
A man from the Bronx was busted for attempting to traffic $1.25 million of cocaine into New York City inside a tractor-trailer.
The NYPD was searching for the vandal who threw an object, possibly a brick, through the windshields of several patrol cars outside a precinct in the Bronx.
A food-delivery worker was attacked in the Bronx and had his scooter stolen.
Despite reports of subway crime dropping as ridership increases, the NYPD says there was another stabbing inside the New York City subway system.
The NYPD is searching for six suspects who are wanted for a shocking daytime attack on a man in an effort to steal his bike in the Bronx.
Officers found her body with rubber around her neck, the NYPD said.
A video captured by a security camera in the Bronx showed a violent daytime robbery of a man in a wheelchair.
A homeless man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing attack on a man who was doing volunteer work for New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams.
A worker with New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams was stabbed multiple times with an ice pick.
Police say a man ran from police when caught spraying graffiti on a building and fired at least three shots at officers when they caught up to him.
A five-year-old child is dead in a fire at the Melrose Houses in the Bronx.
At least three people were killed in stabbings and shootings overnight as New York City endured yet another violent weekend.
Police identified a 25-year-old Bronx mother of three who was fatally shot early Saturday.
An 18-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with murder in connection to the death of a man found on the roof of a McDonald’s restaurant in the Bronx.