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Family Files Lawsuit After Bronx Man's Death In Police Struggle Ruled Homicide

The family of a Bronx man who died in police custody is filing a lawsuit, after the Medical Examiner ruled 48-year-old Dwayne Pritchett's death was a homicide.
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Bogus Bronx "Spiritual Healer" Facing Multiple Sex Abuse Charges

A self-proclaimed “spiritual healer” has been arrested, accused of sexually abusing at least five people at his home in Bronx....
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Testimony Continues In Trial Of Man Accused Of Killing Pregnant Daughter

Two crime scene experts testified Tuesday in the murder trial of a Bronx father accused of killing his pregnant daughter and hiding her body in a crawlspace....
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Firearms Charges For Bronx Woman Stemming From June 2017 Incident

A Bronx woman was arrested by Greenwich Police on Monday on charges stemming from a threatening incident that occurred in June of 2017 on Edgewood Avenue in Greenwich, CT....
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A Robbery Suspect Wanted

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the individual depicted in attached surveillance photo and video in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx....
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Help Arrest An Assault Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking the public's assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video regarding an assault that occurred within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx....
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Allan Guerrero, 30, Killed In A Car Accident

On Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at approximately 1916 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a motor vehicle collision involving a motorcyclist struck at Boston Road and Bronxwood Avenue within the confines of the 49 Precinct in Bronx....
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Bronx Trio Arrested For Mail-Theft

On Wednesday Yonkers police alerted the public about a rash of recent mailbox thefts in the city. A day later, a pre-dawn stakeout netted the arrests of three men who police said were caught fishing for mail....
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Man Slashed In Head On Subway In Bronx

Police say a man was slashed in the head at a Bronx subway station Tuesday afternoon....
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Help Find Missing Teen Xavier Kearney

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx....
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Serial Burglar Wanted

The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the individual in the attached and photographs, who is wanted in connection to several burglaries that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx....
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FedEx Truck Burglary Suspect Sought

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to a burglary that occurred within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx....
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Dunkin Donuts Burglars Wanted

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a burglary within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx....
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Flushing Doctor Admits To Causing The Death Of His Bronx Patient Following A Botched Abortion

A Long Island man who had a medical practice in Flushing pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide after his 30-year-old patient bled to death following an abortion procedure in 2016, prosecutors announced on Friday....
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Grandmother Attacked, Robbed Inside Bronx Building

Police are searching for the men who attacked and robbed a grandmother in Bronx....
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Latonia Shelecia Stewart Read Obituaries Then Robbed Grieving Families During Funerals

A burglar kept an eye on obituaries to know when grieving families would be attending funerals, then robbed their homes while they were gone, police said Saturday....
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Teen Suspected In Stabbing Death Of Bronx Man Arrested

Police have arrested a 16-year-old in the April 13 slaying of a man repeatedly stabbed in the thigh during a fight over money in Bronx....
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Complaints Filed Against BNP Paribas For Civil Violations Involving FATCA

On April 24 & 28, 2018, two complaints for civil violations against the BNP Paribas Bank were filed involving blocking and closures of French expatriates and American residents with accounts with French banks....
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Bronx Woman Raped & Robbed As She Enters Her Home

A sick predator raped and robbed a 23-year-old Bronx woman as she entered her apartment building early Thursday, police said....
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Two Charged In Relation To Bronx Teacher Matthew Azimi's Death

In November 2017, 36-year-old Matthew Azimi of Putnam County was found dead inside a bathroom at Public School X811 on Longfellow Avenue in Bronx....
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14th Suspect Arrested In Connection With Junior's Death

A man wanted for questioning in connection with the death of Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz has turned himself into police.
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Bronx Teacher Avoids Jail And Keeps Teaching Certificate After Sex Acts With 14-Year-Old Student

A 30-year-old teacher who performed oral sex on a 14-year-old student multiple times in 2016 will not only avoid prison time but could potentially teach again, under the terms of her plea agreement.
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Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the individual in the attached video and photograph, who is wanted in connection to several robberies that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.
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Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.
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Haley Moreno, 13, Missing

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx.
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Help Identify A Public Lewdness Suspect

The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to a public lewdness incident within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx.
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Help Identify A Murder Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to a homicide that occurred within the confines of the 50 Precinct in Bronx.
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Steven Warkenthien, 23, Killed In DWI Accident

On Monday August 20, 2018 at approximately 20:38 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Wissman Avenue and Throgs Neck Expressway Service Road within the confines of the 45th Precinct in Bronx.
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A.G. Underwood Announces Clergy Abuse Hotline As Part Of Investigation Into Sexual Abuse Of Children Within NY Dioceses Of The Catholic Church

Today, New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood announced a clergy abuse hotline and online complaint form through which victims and anyone with information can provide information part of the Attorney Generals ongoing investigation into sexual abuse of children within the New York dioceses of the Catholic Church.
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Help Identify Assault Suspects

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photograph in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.

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Thomas Lockhart

was born June 8, 1953. Mr. Lockhart is a former Bronx resident from the Marble Hill section, and attended The Bronx High School of Science and Manhattan College. A former All-American basketball player at both institutions, he left for Europe in 1976 to pursue a professional career after a brief encounter with the Milwaukee Bucks of the NBA. Continuing his education he actively plunged into corporate marketing communications with international companies like Philips, Alstom, Qiagen Instruments, KPMG, European Space Administration, ABN-Amro Bank and the Port of Rotterdam, while continuing to play ball and coach. Teaching English and advertising in Holland led to the setup of Ideas Unlimited, his own International Business Communications firm. Mr. Lockhart has lived and worked in various countries for the past 33 years, speaks German, French, Dutch and is currently learning Italian. Now residing near Zurich Switzerland, he has three children, Jarrett, 31 Chief of Staff with the Bronx City Council, 14th District, Maraya, 21 and Malik, 11. Tom is currently serving as Communications Manager and Asst. Operations Coordinator of the Marble Hill Reunion and Development Project.