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Upper West Side »

Man Found Dead in Central Park After Suspected Drug Overdose

The man was found inside the park along West Drive at West 72nd Street Sunday night. 

Upper West Side »

OWS Demonstrator Found Dead in Riverside Park, Police Say

Anne Wiswell, 25, was found dead in the park reportedly surrounded by beer cans and pills.

Randall's Island »

Accused 'Molly' Dealer Charged in Electric Zoo Overdose Death

Patrick Morgan, 23, allegedly sold the drug to Jeffrey Russ before the 2013 festival. 

Randall's Island »

City Gets 450 Free Tickets in Deal to Bring Back Electric Zoo Festival

Organizers of the event where two people overdosed last summer also have stringent new safety rules.

Randall's Island »

Electric Zoo Returning to Randall's Island with Added Security After ODs

The three-day music festival came under fire after the deaths of two concertgoers in 2013.

Greenwich Village »

Philip Seymour Hoffman Had Multiple Drug Dealers: Sources

Heroin found in an accused dealer's apartment did not match the heroin found with Hoffman, sources said.

NoHo »

Heroin Suspect Had Philip Seymour Hoffman's Cell Number, Sources Say

Robert Vineberg, 57, was indicted for possession of 250 bags of heroin.

West Village »

Pal Who Found Philip Seymour Hoffman Dead Sues National Enquirer for $50M

David Bar Katz is suing for defamation over a tabloid story that claimed he and Hoffman were lovers.

Randall's Island »

Electric Zoo Founder Once Ran Mega-Club Shut by City After Fatal ODs

Mike Bindra once ran club Twilo, which allegedly had a secret room to warehouse OD-ing patrons.

Gerritsen Beach »

Dead Teen Girl's Body May Have Been Burned in Cover-Up Bid, Sources Say

Shaniesha Forbes, 14, was found naked and burned, but cops still don't know how she died.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Yanet and Jesus Soto Die in Murder-Suicide on Arden Street

Jesus Soto is believed to have killed his wife, Yanet Soto, before killing himself on Arden Street.

Midtown & Theater District »

Prosecutors Lose Key Blood Sample in Gigi Jordan Murder Case

Gigi Jordan's attorney Ronald Kuby blasted the DA for losing a key piece of evidence in her murder case.