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Officer Chasing Escaped Prisoner Hit by Car in East Harlem

The prisoner took off running while being taken out of the 25th Precinct Wednesday, officials said.

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92-Year-Old Man Killed, 5 Injured in East Harlem Fire, Officials Say

Fredrick Dursaibem, 92, was killed in a blaze at 410 E. 120th St., police said.

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Firefighters Battle Blaze in East Harlem

The blaze broke out about 3:30 p.m. on the first floor at 201 E. 120th St.

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Rita Morelli Murder Suspect Said 'Evil Spell' Led Him to Kill, Cops Say

Suspected murderer Bakary Camara told police that an 'evil spell' led him to allegedly kill Rita Morelli.

Harlem »

Rita Morelli Murder Suspect Arrested in the Bronx

Bakary Camara, of The Bronx, was arrested for the murder of East Harlem student Rita Morelli.

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Murder Victim Rita Morelli was a 'Hardworking' Waitress

Rita Morelli, a waitress at Caffe Buon Gusto and BMCC student, was "hardworking" and "sweet."

Harlem »

DA: Ex-Con Savagely Beat Harlem Great-Grandmother

Gregory Velez, 35, was ordered held without bail on Friday.

Harlem »

Bronx Man Charged with Murdering East Harlem Great-Grandmother

Cops charged Gregory Velez, 35, of The Bronx, with murder and robbery in the killing of Julia Hernandez, 73, of East Harlem.