FBI agent, cop gun down suspected bank robber

An FBI agent and a cop fatally gunned down a suspected bank robber in Yonkers on Friday, according to the FBI and sources. The agent and Yonkers police officer were part of a task force investigating at least one bank robbery in the area at the time, according to

Vandals behead Christopher Columbus statue in Westchester

Vandals have reportedly beheaded a statue of Christopher Columbus in Yonkers amid a controversy surrounding a larger Columbus monument in Manhattan. The 2-foot plaster statue in Yonkers’ Columbus Memorial Park was clobbered by an unknown instrument — knocking it off its pedestal, splitting it in two, and leaving it lying on

Missing autistic teen found unharmed in Midtown bar

An autistic teen reported missing in Yonkers Saturday was found unharmed several hours later — after helicopters and K9 units searched for him — when he was spotted in a Manhattan bar on karaoke night. Mel Harris, 15, was discovered around 11:30 p.m. after he walked into the Mean Fiddler in

Police find skeletal remains wrapped in carpet

YONKERS — Yonkers police say they found human skeletal remains wrapped up in a carpet outside a building on Monday. Sgt. Dean Politopoulos says the building doesn’t have a history of police responses, but that detectives will investigate. Authorities say the remains were likely wrapped up in the carpet elsewhere and