🌱 Union Street Bridge Mixup + Brooklyn Sex Trafficker Indicted

Good morning, Brooklyn! I’m your host Patrick Murray right here with 5 recent headlines to kick off your day.

First, right now’s climate:

Partly cloudy with a excessive of 68 and a low of 57.

Here are the highest tales right now in Brooklyn:

  1. A mixup on the Union Street Bridge delayed Park Slope Commuters on Tuesday morning. The moveable bridge was not closing correctly as a big handful of individuals waited for a half and hour or extra. The bridge has been used extra steadily throughout the multi-million greenback Gowanus Canal cleanup. (Patch)
  2. An alleged intercourse trafficker was indicted for killing, and dismembering a girl in Brooklyn in 2017. Somorie Moses, 45, is believed to have killed Leondra Foster on Jan. 13, 2017, and discard her physique at a Bronx sanitation website. The indictment contains many different cases during which Moses trafficked girls through the years. (PIX 11 NY)
  3. Police are looking for a man who stole a automotive from a Bensonhurst gasoline station. Surveillance footage exhibits the suspect getting into the car as its proprietor was pumping gasoline at about 11:40 a.m. on Sunday. Three feminine passengers have been compelled to roll out of the automotive to security because the thief started to drive away. (WABC-TV)
  4. A new invoice might convey dozens of velocity humps to Crown Heights and Prospect Heights. The invoice, proposed by Brooklyn City Councilmember Rita Joseph, would require the velocity humps on all roads subsequent to New York City parks which can be an acre or larger. In the streets surrounding the most important park in Crown Heights, there have been over 30 crashes since 2017. (Patch)
  5. A bicyclist sustained a number of accidents on Tuesday morning after being struck by a car in Park Slope. At round 9:50 a.m., the bike owner was touring by the intersection of fifth Street and 4th Avenue once they have been hit by the automotive. The sufferer was taken to an area hospital and handled for his or her accidents, whereas the reason for the crash stays below investigation. (Local Accident Reports)

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Today in Brooklyn:

  • Laughing Buddha Open Mic Spectacular, EastVille Comedy Club. (5:30 p.m.)
  • Anais Mitchell reside at Brooklyn Made. (7 p.m.)
  • STASH, free comedy present at BK9. (7 p.m.)

From my pocket book:

  • Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Dance Africa occasion is quick approaching, celebrating its forty fifth anniversary. (Instagram)
  • Check out this week’s Brooklyn actual property roundup. (Brooklyn Patch)
  • Read up on some nice drink spots in Northwest Brooklyn. (VinePair)
  • Check out a evaluation of Inga’s Bar in Brooklyn Heights. (The New York Times)

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Thanks for following alongside and staying knowledgeable! See you tomorrow morning for one more replace.

Patrick Murray

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