East Williamsburg

Artist arrested in Queensboro Bridge climb
Artist arrested in Queensboro Bridge climb
Arts & Music Cristabelle Tumola 4/04/2014 at 4:07PM

Police have arrested a Brooklyn street artist after a YouTube video was posted of him scaling the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge to install one of his pieces last week, the NYPD said.

Ridgewood musician kills himself, three others in Brooklyn shooting
Police Cristabelle Tumola 11/11/2013 at 8:29PM

A Ridgewood man fatally shot himself and three fellow musicians at a Brooklyn home Monday morning, according to police and published reports. Ali Akbar Mohammadi Rafie, 29, allegedly killed the three men and wounded a fourth just after midnight at a residence on Maujer Street in East Williamsburg, said cops. Two of the homicide victims, [...]