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After an FBI agent was shot in Canarsie, the car that the suspect was in was found in the parking lot of Kingsbrook Hospital. Eagle photo by Todd Maisel

Alleged Crips member charged with attempted murder of FBI agent

December 10 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  A Brooklyn couple was federally charged on Monday in connection to an FBI agent who was shot in Canarsie on Saturday afternoon. Ronell Watson was held without bail in Brooklyn Federal Court for attempting to murder the special agent near the corner of East 92nd Street and Avenue N. Watson, 31, an alleged member […]

Police swarmed a wash and detailing shop on Remsen Avenue after the shooting, where they found the vehicle that one of the suspects was driving with a blown out window and bullet holes. Eagle photos by Todd Maisel

FBI agent on Canarsie stake-out shot for ‘no apparent reason’

December 10 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

An FBI agent who was on a surveillance job for an undisclosed case was shot on Saturday afternoon in Canarsie, according to police. Police officials said that the agent, accompanied by two others, was inside a vehicle on a stake-out at E. 92nd Street and Avenue N when he was hit in the shoulder by […]

Buckets catch drips falling from the ceiling in a NYCHA apartment in New York in July 2018. AP Photo

Collapsed NYCHA ceiling still unrepaired after 2 weeks

December 9 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A couple’s living room ceiling at a NYCHA project in Brownsville fell down two weeks ago, and no one has come to fix it yet. Kisha Hobgood said the city offered to send a repair crew on Christmas Eve, according to PIX11. However, she says this is unacceptable because their two children are smelling the […]