By Battery Park at 3:15 pm, two aggressive vendors arguing over Statue Of Liberty ticket sales escalated when one of them pulled out a gun and started shooting wildly, hitting two innocent bystanders. Passerby and correspondents are stupefied that something of this nature can occur in that area.
In Midtown, a newsstand vendor was robbed by 2 men. As they were chased by police, one of the suspects ran into the subway and tried to flee across the tracks, stepping on the third rail and dying instantly.
An off duty school crossing guard punched her injured nephew
In Fordham Heights, An off duty detective was driving drunk.
In Hunts Point, a middle-aged woman was critically injured after a hit and run by a motorcycle.
In South Ozone Park, on the Van Wyck Expressway, an off duty detective was caught driving drunk after he crashed into another vehicle, causing it to crash into a tree and a light pole and injuring it’s passengers. A woman died from injuries sustained from the crash.