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21-Year-Old Admits Guilt In Murder Of Port Chester Plumber

21-Year-Old Admits Guilt In Murder Of Port Chester Plumber

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- A 21-year-old man entered a guilty plea in the 2011 murder of his former neighbor, Westchester County District Attorney James A. McCarty said on Wednesday.

Jahkim McGhee of 544 Locust Ave. in Port Chester pled guilty earlier Wednesday to first-degree manslaughter in the bruta...

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College Student Charged In Westchester Court In Child Porn Case

College Student Charged In Westchester Court In Child Porn Case

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- A 21-year-old college student from Orange County has been charged with sexual exploitation of a minor. Robert J. Garneau of Warwick, N.Y., was formally charged by th...

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New Rochelle Student Charged With Assault After Stabbing Classmate

New Rochelle Student Charged With Assault After Stabbing Classmate

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Police are asking for the public's help after a student stabbed a classmate on his way to Issac Young Middle School in New Rochelle Wednesday morning. Shortly before ...

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White Plains Man Allegedly Breaks Fish Tank During Domestic Dispute

White Plains Man Allegedly Breaks Fish Tank During Domestic Dispute

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Yorktown police have charged a 40-year-old resident of White Plains with criminal mischief and menacing, following an alleged domestic altercation. The arrest st...

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Port Chester Axes Eight Paid Firefighters In Budget Cuts

Port Chester Axes Eight Paid Firefighters In Budget Cuts

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Port Chester's village board voted 5-1 to on Monday night to cut eight paid firefighters. The abrupt budget change would save an estimated $600,000 in salaries and b...

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Dead Bear Disrupts Commute On Taconic Parkway

Dead Bear Disrupts Commute On Taconic Parkway

HOPEWELL JUNCTION, N.Y. -- State police and road crews were responding to the Taconic Parkway near Interstate 84 on Monday morning after a dead bear was reported on the center median. The...

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Ex-Police Officer From Westchester Convicted Of Dealing 'Date Rape' Drug

Ex-Police Officer From Westchester Convicted Of Dealing 'Date Rape' Drug

SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. -- A former police officer from Sleepy Hollow was convicted on Thursday of illegally selling a '"date rape" drug via the Internet, according to U.S. Attorney Preet Bha...

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Greenwich Firefighters Keep Busy Dousing Blazes

Greenwich Firefighters Keep Busy Dousing Blazes

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Greenwich firefighters were kept busy battling two small blazes on Thursday, April 28.The first was a fence fire at 25 Valley Road, where firefighters ended up tearing...

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Westchester Police, Firefighters Will Meet In Guns & Hoses Hockey Game

Westchester Police, Firefighters Will Meet In Guns & Hoses Hockey Game

Police officers and firefighters will face off Saturday to raise money for the Westchester County Police Explorer’s program in the inaugural Guns & Hoses hockey game.Action gets under...

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Classes Resume At Port Chester High School After Brief Evacuation

Classes Resume At Port Chester High School After Brief Evacuation

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- The annual senior "skip day" turned into the real thing on Friday at Port Chester High School. Firefighters were called to the high school shortly before 8 a.m. aft...

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Man Stopped For I-95 Violation Had BAC Twice Legal Limit, Say Police

Man Stopped For I-95 Violation Had BAC Twice Legal Limit, Say Police

HARRISON, N.Y. -- A Harrison man had two times the legal limit of alcohol in his system when he was stopped by troopers Thursday, state police said. Joseph R. Martin, 48, was pulled over ...

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Former Valhalla Pet Shop Owner, Brother Charged With Animal Cruelty

Former Valhalla Pet Shop Owner, Brother Charged With Animal Cruelty

Authorities in Bergen County, N.J., have filed charges against a former Westchester pet shop owner and his brother, who they said kept 67 dogs crated overnight in van outside the Paramus ...

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Teen Arraigned In Fatal Shooting Of Former Westchester HS Basketball Player

Teen Arraigned In Fatal Shooting Of Former Westchester HS Basketball Player

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- A 19-year-old New Rochelle man was arraigned Tuesday on an indictment charging him in the fatal shooting of an Iona College student on April 3.Stivenson Desir was ch...

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