Quick-thinking NYPD brother saved shot Yonkers detective's life: PBA President
Tuesday, 26 April 2022
"With a week left to retirement and still going out and risking your life, it just goes show the amount of dedication and tenacity that he has," PBA president Keith Olson said.
Quick thinking by Yonkers Detective Brian Menton’s twin brother likely saved the shot cop’s life, the PBA president told The Journal News on Thursday.
Just a week from retirement, Menton was shot in the stomach by a suspect in an Elm Street bodega Wednesday afternoon during a firearms investigation. As he was ...
Manhunt nabs 2020 Yonkers murder suspect in North Carolina
Tuesday, 05 April 2022
Officials say they captured Jerome Wilson at a home in Charlotte. Wilson is accused of killing Chazz Mitchell.Security video appears to show Wilson and Mitchell getting into an altercation outside 63 Oak St. on Aug. 25, 2020.The incident quickly escalated to violence when police say Wilson appears to shoot Mitchell in the stomach.The victim was taken to Saint Joseph's Medical Center where he died from his gunshot wound.Officials say the two knew each other and...
‘Two people are dead now because of these laws’: Yonkers homicides spur bail reform complaints
Thursday, 04 November 2021
Yonkers police say the man facing charges for allegedly killing two women in their home was arrested for a different crime a few days earlier but was out because of New York's bail reform laws.
An FBI complaint was issued against 27-year-old Luis Gabriel Ramos for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.
The document claims Ramos knowingly left New York to avoid charges in connection with the double murder in Yonkers.
It gives insight into the days after the alleged killings. On Nov. 1, Ramos b...