Brooklyn

🌱 Violent Subway Attack + Fatal Crash One Of 50 In Area + 3 Stabbed

Hello all. It’s me, Rose Mendez, your host of the Brooklyn Daily — right here to elucidate every thing it’s good to learn about what’s taking place on the town nowadays. Let’s have at it.


First, right now’s climate:

Thunderstorms. High: 77 Low: 72.


Here are the highest 5 tales right now in Brooklyn:

  1. NYPD launched a video on Aug. 21 of the suspect behind a violent Brooklyn subway assault which occurred on Aug. 20 on the Avenue H station on the Q line in Midwood. The suspect began a verbal argument with the 64-year-old sufferer, who was strolling on the Coney Island-bound platform, after which hit him repeatedly within the head with a rock. The sufferer was in secure situation after being rushed to Maimonides Medical Center. The suspect is “a man in his 30s with a dark complexion, standing about 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighing about 170 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair” in keeping with NYPD. Contact NYPD with any details about the assault or the suspect. (AMNY)
  2. On Aug. 20, 22-year-old Qiu Rifeng was fatally struck by a automobile whereas making an attempt to cross 18th Avenue at 74th Street in Bensonhurst, somewhat over a block away from his house, on his Hover-1 Journey folding scooter. According to NYPD, the 23-year-old male driver stayed on the scene and no arrests have been made as of Aug. 21. Rifeng was dropped at Maimonides Medical Center with extreme head accidents and died of his wounds. According to Crash Mapper, there have been 50 crashes injuring 60 folks on the 2 block stretch of 18th Avenue between 73rd and the Bay Ridge Parkway over the previous decade. (AMNY)
  3. On Aug. 20, three folks have been stabbed on the nook of forty fourth Street and Seventh Avenue outdoors Sunset Park. According to NYPD, 31-year-old Yenner Rodas a number of stab wounds to his chest and the shoulder and was pronounced lifeless on the hospital. The two different victims, a 26-year-old man who was stabbed within the face and a 33-year-old man who was stabbed within the abdomen, are in secure situation within the hospital. One native stated, “I grew up in Brooklyn, so to me, this is like going back to the ’80s.” (CBS New York)
  4. NYPD are looking for the gunman who shot a 37-year-old sufferer within the leg unprovoked close to Ralph Avenue and Saint Johns Place in Crown Heights. The video reveals the gunman hearth a number of instances after which run away. The sufferer, who was shot within the leg as soon as, was taken to a neighborhood hospital and is anticipated to get better. Contact NYPD with any data on the gunman or concerning the assault. (CBS New York)
  5. The first vehicle-to-grid (V2G) system on NYC’s electrical energy grid launched final week. The V2G system is beginning at Revel rideshare‘s Red Hook, Brooklyn warehouse. Revel, Fermata Energy, and NineDot Energy are collaborating on the project. (Clean Technica)

Today in Brooklyn:

  • Brooklyn Experimental Electronic Music Meetup At Wonderville (7:00 PM)
  • Tim Heidecker Live At The Bell House (7:00 PM)
  • Kompa Mondays: Free Brooklyn Haitian Event At The Roger Garden (7:00 PM)
  • Free Open Mic At The Hop Shop ((*3*))
  • “Firestarters” Open Mic: Women & LGBTQ+ At EastVille Comedy Club (8:00 PM)

From my pocket book:

  • Tyshawn Baldwin, a 28-year-old from Brooklyn, is going through 17 prices for a suspected hit-and-run in Ridgewood on Aug. 10. He has been charged with assault, reckless endangerment, illegal fleeing of law enforcement officials, and different crimes. The hit-and-run injured three pedestrians, together with a mom and toddler inside a stroller. (WSOC Charlotte)
  • A verdict is due on Aug. 31 for one more retrial of a Brooklyn case labored on by retired NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella, who has been accused of coercing or inducing false confessions and bogus witness identifications within the Nineteen Eighties and Nineties. (ABC News)
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Rose Mendez

About me: Rose Mendez is a contract author. She is finding out English Literature at Hunter College. She loves studying, strolling across the metropolis, and occasional!

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