NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A New Rochelle family is blaming Con Edison for a dangerous fire incident at their home located at 373 Forest Avenue.
Due to transformer issues in the vicinity, likely a remnant of an auto collision into a utility on Pinebrook Boulevard several years ago, the two houses on the Southeast corner of Pinebrook Boulevard and Forest Avenue do not have a typical electrical hookup.
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Jason Eisenfeld pf Old Bethpage, NY in police custodyRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
Faces Reckless Endangerment, DWI and narcotics possession charges
VALHALLA, NY -- A Long Island man was charged this morning with a felony and two misdemeanors after he drove the wrong way on three Westchester parkways.
Jason Eisenfeld, 34, of Old Bethpage, N.Y., was charged with Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree, a felony, and Driving While Intoxicated and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, misdemeanors. A small amount of cocaine was found in his car after his arrest.TOTS_Wide Police & Fire
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced today that
Harry Kyreakedes (DOB 12/01/89) was arraigned on an indictment today before Judge Susan Cacace and charged with:
•one count of Vehicular Manslaughter in the First Degree, a class “C” Felony,
•one count of Vehicular Manslaughter in the Second Degree, a class “D” Felony,
•one count of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated Per Se, an unclassified Misdemeanor,
•one count of Driving While Intoxicated, an unclassified MisdemeanorNew Rochelle Police & Fire
VALHALLA, NY — A Pelham woman was formally charged on Wednesday night with a felony and two misdemeanors in connection to the wrong-way crash that occurred the previous night on the Hutchinson River Parkway in New Rochelle.
Joanna Logan, 42, of Wolfs Lane was taken into custody by Westchester County Police following her release from Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx last night. She was charged with Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree, a felony, and Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving, misdemeanors.New Rochelle Court System Police & Fire
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Four people were injured last night, two of them seriously, following a head-on collision involving a woman driving North on the Southbound Hutchison River Parkway in New Rochelle, according to Westchester County Police.
The incident occurred between the Mill Road and Weaver Street shortly before 11 p.m. on Tuesday. The roadway was closed for hours, re-opening at 6 a.m.
Ashley Ward who lives nearby reported hearing a loud bang that "sounded like thunder".New Rochelle Weather & Traffic Police & Fire
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A propane gas-fueled generator caught fire at a house in New Rochelle sending flames shooting up the side above a basement garage. No one was home at 14 Lawrence Place when the fire broke out.
The owner of the home told Talk of the Sound the generator located just outside the garage door caught fire.
A neighbor saw flames on the side of the house and call 911.
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A handgun-style BB gun or Pellet gun was seized by policeRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A student at Albert Leonard Middle School was arrested by New Rochelle police after a handgun-style "bb gun" was found in his backpack at the school.
The arrest took place on March 11, 2017.
"A juvenile was charged with criminal possession of a weapon less than 16 years of age and possession of a forged instrument 3rd degree," said New Rochelle Police Captain Cosma Costa. "The case is being adjudicated through the Department of Probation."New Rochelle Education Police & Fire