Teen shot in NYC mall as shoppers scramble for safety

Kemberly Richardson reports a 16-year-old was shot in the leg inside the Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn Monday afternoon, sending shoppers scrambling for safety. Read More: Check out more Eyewitness News – NEW HERE? – Hi! We’re abc7NY, also known as Channel 7 on TV, home to Eyewitness News, New York’s Number 1 news.… Continue reading Teen shot in NYC mall as shoppers scramble for safety

Pediatric hospitalizations up 395% in NYC amid COVID-19 surge

New York State reported a “striking increase” in new hospital admissions for children as pediatric COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the U.S. continue to rise week after week. The New York State Department of Health said the recent fourfold increase in admissions that began the week of December 5 is concentrated in New York City… Continue reading Pediatric hospitalizations up 395% in NYC amid COVID-19 surge

Innocent bystander fatally shot in front of NYC grocery store

Police are searching for the gunman who opened fire in the Bronx, killing an innocent bystander. The victim was returning from a grocery store. Eyewitness News reporter Kemberly Richardson has exclusive video of the victim moments before she was fatally shot. Read more: Check out more Eyewitness News – NEW HERE? – Hi! We’re abc7NY,… Continue reading Innocent bystander fatally shot in front of NYC grocery store

Woman gunned down on NYC street, boyfriend hits suspect with car

A 52-year-old woman working at a Bronx construction site was fatally shot Wednesday afternoon, and her boyfriend then ran down the suspect with his car. It happened around 12:30 p.m. on City Island Avenue and City Island Road, where police say a 67-year-old man rode up on a bicycle and opened fire. Read more: Check… Continue reading Woman gunned down on NYC street, boyfriend hits suspect with car

5 people shot near laundromat in Queens

Police say the suspects rolled up in a moped, shot inside or in front of the laundromat, and then fled the scene. Read More: Check out more Eyewitness News – NEW HERE? – Hi! We’re abc7NY, also known as Channel 7 on TV, home to Eyewitness News, New York’s Number 1 news. We hope you… Continue reading 5 people shot near laundromat in Queens

Exclusive video: Wild shootout part of violent 6-hour span in NYC

A 15-year-old was killed and more than a dozen others shot, including at least one in every New York City borough, in a six-hour period Monday evening. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said there were nine shooting incidents, four of them in Brooklyn, with a total of 15 victims. Read More: Check out more Eyewitness News… Continue reading Exclusive video: Wild shootout part of violent 6-hour span in NYC

10 shot in brazen 'coordinated attack' in Queens

An extensive crime scene remained in Queens Sunday morning at the site where 10 people were shot hours earlier on Saturday night. Read More: Check out more Eyewitness News – NEW HERE? – Hi! We’re abc7NY, also known as Channel 7 on TV, home to Eyewitness News, New York’s Number 1 news. We hope you… Continue reading 10 shot in brazen 'coordinated attack' in Queens

NYC unveils proof of vaccine requirement

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a new proof of vaccination requirement for most indoor events in New York City, believed to be the first such mandate by an American city Dining at restaurants, working out at a gym, attending a movie or play will all require proof of vaccination starting August 16. Read more: Check… Continue reading NYC unveils proof of vaccine requirement