Sunday, April 29, 2018

Escaped Prisoner Recaptured

Fled Bronx Hospital in Cuffs

BRONX- Cops recaptured an escaped prisoner who slipped out of a Bronx hospital in cuffs yesterday. 

Cops in the Bronx arrested 27-year-old Kevin Taylor at a friend’s apartment on Ogden Avenue. 

Officials say Taylor slipped out of St. Barnabas Hospital in East Tremont at around 6:30 am on Friday. 

One of his hands was still in handcuffs.

Taylor was under arrest at the time for possession of weapons, narcotics and resisting arrest. He was being treated for undisclosed medical condition at the time of the escape. 
According to published reports, Taylor allegedly threw something at the officer guarding him and used the distraction to flee the hospital.  

It is unknown how Taylor reached his friend’s apartment in Highbridge undetected while sporting a pair of handcuffs.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Strangled Girlfriend, Stayed in Bed with Body

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Marilyn Monroe Fan Robs Dollar Store in Bronx

Pick Pocket Used Stolen Credit Cards to Buy Speaker- NYPD Says

BRONX- A Marilyn Monroe fan robbed a Family Dollar Store in the Bronx. 

Police released surveillance video of a man, they said, robbed from employees at a Fordham Heights Family Dollar Store. 

At around 2:48 on on March 24, cops say the suspect snuck into the manager’s office at the dollar store at 2301 Jerome Avenue. There he searched several employee coats. 

Inside one of the coats he found a 24-year-old employee’s ID, iPod and several bank credit cards. Cops say the suspect placed these items in his bag and walked out of the store. 

Investigators released surveillance video of the suspect, who was wearing a Marilyn Monroe T-shirt, coming out of a Morris Heights electronics store four hours later. Detectives say the suspect used one of the stolen credits cards to purchase a blue tooth speaker from that store. 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).  

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. 

All calls are strictly confidential.

Bronx Man Shot in Face Blocks from Police Station

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