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Anthony Pandrella, a 59-year-old alleged associate of the Gambino organized crime family, was indicted on charges that he murdered and robbed a long-time friend in the friend’s Brooklyn home. He will be arraigned in Brooklyn federal court on Thursday. Eagle file photo by Rob Abruzzese

Alleged Gambino crime family mobster charged with murdering old friend in Brooklyn

March 14 | Rob Abruzzese

A Brooklyn man and a known associate of the Gambino organized crime family was indicted on murder charges in Brooklyn federal court on Thursday after allegedly shooting a former friend in the back of the head. Anthony Pandrella, 59, was indicted and charged with the Hobbs Act robbery and murder of 78-year-old Vincent Zito, who […]

Instagram post stokes school shooting fears at Bay Academy

March 7 | Paula Katinas

UPDATE (March 8 at 11:30 a.m.): An 11-year-old boy was taken into custody Thursday in connection to the threat. We received the following statement from the Department of Education: “Safety always comes first, and this unfounded threat was immediately reported to the NYPD and thoroughly investigated. All students and staff are safe, and we are […]

Prosecutors indict hateful hammer attack suspect with ‘very strong’ evidence

February 1 | By Christina Carrega Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A Brighton Beach man faces the rest of his life in prison for bludgeoning three men to death, a crime instigated by his racial bias against Asian men, according to newly released court documents. Arthur Martunovich was arraigned through a closed circuit video feed from Bellevue Hospital’s psychiatric ward on Friday on a 21-count indictment […]