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Peekskill Woman, 52, Dies In Multi-Family Home Fire

Peekskill Woman, 52, Dies In Multi-Family Home Fire
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PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- A 52-year-old Peekskill woman died Monday in an early morning house fire on Diven Street in Peekskill.

The woman was found in the first-floor rear bedroom after firefighters were able to douse the flames, said Peekskill Police Lt. John White.

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Road Rage Report Of 'Shots Fired' On I-287 Ends Peacefully

Road Rage Report Of 'Shots Fired' On I-287 Ends Peacefully

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A Sunday evening report of "shots fired" along Interstate-287 eastbound in White Plains ended peacefully near the Hutchison River Parkway in Rye Brook without ...

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Firefighters Battle Blaze At Home Off East Main Street In Shrub Oak

Firefighters Battle Blaze At Home Off East Main Street In Shrub Oak

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. -- Firefighters from multiple municipalities battled a structure fire that broke out early in the afternoon at a home on Buckhorn Road off East Main Street in Shrub Oak on...

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Cortlandt Teen Tried To Cash Fake Hospital Payroll Check, State Police Say

Cortlandt Teen Tried To Cash Fake Hospital Payroll Check, State Police Say

An 18-year-old Cortlandt woman is facing charges after state police say she tried to cash a fake payroll check at a bank in Orange County. State police said they were called to a local ba...

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Westchester Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $700K In Fraud Scheme

Westchester Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $700K In Fraud Scheme

STAMFORD, Conn. -- A Yonkers woman pleaded guilty in court Friday to one count of wire fraud stemming from her theft of more than $700,000 from her Stamford employer, according to Deirdre...

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Man, Woman Charged In Croton For Possessing Drugs, Police Say

Man, Woman Charged In Croton For Possessing Drugs, Police Say

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Two people were arrested in Croton-on-Hudson Friday and charged with possessing drugs. Police arrested Shari Harris, 29, and Michael Mastratone, 32, and charged ...

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Westchester Teen Remains Missing Year And A Half After Disappearance

Westchester Teen Remains Missing Year And A Half After Disappearance

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- A year and a half year after her disappearance, 18-year-old Angela Bernadotte remains listed as missing by the state Division of Criminal Justice Services. The Plea...

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Gas Line Damaged In Peekskill During Main Replacement Work

Gas Line Damaged In Peekskill During Main Replacement Work

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Con Edison employees discovered a gas main leak while performing main replacement work on Cortlandt Street in Peekskill on Tuesday. The break in a 2-inch line at 1115 C...

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Carmel Man Injures Two Sergeants During Fight, Putnam Sheriff Says

Carmel Man Injures Two Sergeants During Fight, Putnam Sheriff Says

PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. -- A Carmel man injured two Putnam County Sheriff's Department sergeants when he attacked them at the Putnam County Correctional Facility after being asked to leave, a...

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Police: Briarcliff Woman Found Asleep At Wheel With Pound Of Meth In Car

Police: Briarcliff Woman Found Asleep At Wheel With Pound Of Meth In Car

BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y. -- A 26-year-old Briarcliff woman was arrested on drug charges after police in Westport, Conn., said they found her asleep at the wheel with a pound of meth in her ...

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Arrest Made In Homicide Of 13-Year-Old Westchester Basketball Star

Arrest Made In Homicide Of 13-Year-Old Westchester Basketball Star

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of 13-year-old rising basketball star Shamoya McKenzie, according to officials with the Mount Vernon Mayor's Offi...

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