Man attacks 11-year-old girl, hits 15-year-old boy in park near NYC school

MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) — An 11-year-old girl was attacked by a man in a park near her Manhattan school Wednesday, and police have released clear photographs of the assailant they hope will lead to an arrest. It happened around noon at Stuyvesant Square, located at Perlman Place and East 16th Street, and apparently stemmed from …

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Teen Luchiano Lewis gets 9 years to life in murder of Barnard student Tessa Majors

NEW YORK (WABC) — The 16-year-old convicted in the stabbing death of college student Tessa Majors was sentenced Thursday to the maximum nine years to life in prison. Luchiano Lewis, one of three teens charged in the 2019 murder of the Barnard freshman in Morningside Park, pleaded guilty last month to robbery and murder. “The …

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3-year-old boy dies in fall from 4th floor window in Harlem

HARLEM, Manhattan (WABC) — A 3-year-old boy who was about to celebrate his birthday died after falling out of a fourth-floor window of a Harlem building Friday morning. It happened just before 10:30 a.m. on West 133rd Street, at the boy’s aunt’s apartment. Authorities say Daniel Galeas fell from a rear window of the building, …

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Vans being used as illegal AirBnBs found on NYC streets, vehicles impounded

EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan (WABC) — Vans being used as illegal AirBnBs were impounded off of the streets of New York City. The New York City Sheriff’s Office working with the NYPD Document Fraud Unit discovered several “alleged fraudulent and illegally registered vans.” Sheriff’s Road Patrol Deputies were busy this week impounding seven alleged fraudulent and …

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Luchiano Lewis Pleads Guilty In Deadly Stabbing Of Barnard College Freshman Tessa Majors

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One of the teenagers accused in the murder of Tessa Majors, the Barnard College student killed in December of 2019, faced a judge on Tuesday afternoon. He pled guilty to felony charges and is being charged as an adult, CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis reported. READ MORE: Exclusive: Credit Card Knives, Ammo Jewelry …

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Broadway’s back: ‘Hamilton,’ ‘Lion King’ among blockbuster musicals reopening today

MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) — The highest grossing Broadway musical of all time returns to the stage tonight, along with other blockbuster hits as well. Broadway is back! The Lion King, Hamilton, Wicked and Chicago will once again raise the curtain, this time for crowds that are fully vaccinated and wearing masks. Previews will also begin …

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Teen takes New York Fashion Week by storm, combines creativity with activism to stop Asian hate

LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) — She is just 13 years old, and like most kids her age, Ashlyn So loves fashion. In fact, she is a designer and is taking New York Fashion Week by storm. What makes her stand out is that she combines her creativity with activism to stop Asian hate. So …

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