Man arrested more than 20 years later in murder of 13-year-old girl found dead in Bronx

BRONX, New York (WABC) — Police have made an arrest in the cold-case murder of a teenager in the Bronx whose body was dumped like trash. Joseph Martinez, 49, of New Rochelle, was charged with murder Monday more than two decades after Minerliz Soriano was killed. The 13-year-old Soriano, who went by Minnie, was killed … Read more

Suspect charged in shooting that injured 2 NYPD officers during struggle in the Bronx

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — A suspect was arrested and charged Saturday in a shooting that wounded two NYPD officers. Charlie Vasquez, 23, is facing multiple charges including two counts of attempted murder. Police said he has been in the hospital with a gunshot wound. On Friday, the second of two police officers who were shot … Read more

Suspect arrested in woman’s death from fall down subway stairs in New York City

CHINATOWN, Manhattan (WABC) — An arrest was made in a woman’s death after she fell down a set of subway stairs in Manhattan during an attempted robbery. David Robinson, 53, is now charged with murder and two counts of manslaughter. Police had identified him as a suspect shortly after the July crime and he was … Read more

Second NYPD officer shot by suspect released from hospital

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — The second of two police officers shot on Wednesday was released from the hospital. Robert Holmes was struck in the armpit while struggling with a suspect in the Belmont section of the Bronx. His partner, Alejandra Jacobs was shot twice in the arm. She was sent home on Thursday. The suspect … Read more

Investigation underway after man stabbed, killed near Penn Station in NYC

MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) — Police are investigating after a man was fatally stabbed near Penn Station on Thursday evening. The incident was reported near West 33rd Street and 7th Avenue around 6 p.m. The 36-year-old victim approached MTA police after being stabbed in the chest. MTA police requested an ambulance and transported him to Bellevue … Read more

1 NYPD officer shot by suspect in Bronx released from hospital, 2nd remains

BELMONT, Bronx (WABC) — One of two NYPD officers shot and wounded by a suspect in the Bronx Wednesday night was released from the hospital just before noon Thanksgiving Day. Fellow officers lined up to greet the officer, who suffered two gunshot wounds to her arm. The other officer remains hospitalized and is expected to … Read more