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Suspect Arrested in New Year’s Eve Sex Attacks in Union Square
BRONX - Cops arrested a Bronx man in connection with the attack on two women on New Year’s Eve in Manhattan including inside a restroom. The NYPD announced the arrest of 23-year-old Christopher Marrero. The suspect lives across the street from Crotona Park in the Bronx. Marrero was charged with sex abuse, two counts of attempted sex abuse, attempted rape, three counts of unlawful imprisonment and two counts of stalking, cops said.
Suspect Identified in Sex Attacks on Women on New Year’s Eve
MANHATTAN - The NYPD has released the name and photo of a man wanted in the attempted sexual assaults of two women in the Union Square area on New Year’s Eve. At around 10 am on December 31, a 21-year-old woman was walking in the vicinity of 16th Street and 5th Avenue. Cops said a man grabbed her from behind and attempted to drag her to a secluded area. The victim was able to break free and fled. The attacker then ran away.
Knifed in the Back at Union Square
NEW YORK - The NYPD is searching for a woman who stabbed a man in the back at Union Square last month. Police released new surveillance video of the suspect. At around 10:30 pm on November 3, a 47-year-old man was walking in the vicinity of 14 Street and Broadway at Union Square. Cops said a woman walked up to him and began arguing. The man walked away and the woman followed.
Increased Police Presence at Union Square: Why Now?
One of the primary reasons for the increased police patrols at Union Square during the holiday season is the high volume of tourists and shoppers. Union Square is a popular destination for locals and visitors, with its numerous retail stores, restaurants, and holiday-themed attractions.
Alligator in New York City Sewer Sculpture Installed at Union Square
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase an alligator in the New York City sewer sculpture which was recently installed at Union Square in Manhattan.
Hate Crime Attack in Union Square?
NEW YORK - Police are investigating an assault as a possible hate crime attack in the Union Square area back in June. The NYPD just released photos from surveillance video of two young suspects in the assault. News of the June attack comes after the dramatic events of last week’s riot in Union Square during a video game console giveaway gone wrong and the funeral for a gay man stabbed to death for dancing at a Brooklyn gas station.
Homeless Person Asleep with Dogs at Union Square in New York City
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase a homeless person asleep with his dogs at Union Square in New York City.
Mayor Breed: Good Morning America's Union Square Safety Concerns Were Overblown
Photo byUnsplashMayor London Breed strongly criticized a Good Morning America reporter who claimed it was "simply too dangerous" to shoot a segment in Union Square, despite evidence that the segment was indeed filmed there. While discussing the surrendering of the Westfield San Francisco Centre to its lender, the media's tendency to sensationalize San Francisco stories was highlighted, often focusing on negative aspects such as the Tenderloin fentanyl issue. In the segment, GMA's Matt Gutman interviews Mayor Breed, who emphasizes that while the city faces challenges, there are also people staying, expanding, and coming to San Francisco.
Silent Night Shattered: A Midnight Assault Haunts the Streets of Union Square
A vicious attack unfolds under the cover of darkness, leaving a victim battered and a city on edge. In the shadowy depths of the night, when the world slumbers and the city's heartbeat slows to a hushed murmur, Union Square became the stage for a bone-chilling encounter that defied reason and sent shockwaves through the community. The silence was shattered by the sound of violence as an innocent evening took a treacherous turn, leaving one woman reeling from a brutal assault.
Westfield San Francisco Centre Surrenders Union Square Property in the Wake of Nordstrom Closure
In a significant turn of events, Westfield San Francisco Centre, the city's largest shopping center, has decided to relinquish its Union Square property. This decision comes as a result of Nordstrom's planned closure and a sharp decline in foot traffic and sales during the pandemic. The move underscores the challenges faced by the retail sector in downtown San Francisco and highlights the impact of changing consumer behavior and economic conditions on traditional brick-and-mortar stores.
New Food Hall Opens at Union Square with 10,000 Square Feet & 13 Food Vendors
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase the new Urbanspace food hall which opened at Union Square with 10,000 square feet & 13 food vendors including established restaurants and up and coming concepts.
Creative Busker at Busy Union Square Subway Platform Entertains Crowds
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase a creative busker at the busy Union Square subway platform who entertains the crowds.
Amazing Brass Band Busking at Union Square NYC
In this video, JamesandKarla showcases an amazing brass band busking at Union Square in New York City.
Union Square Subway Station 4 & 5 Train Platform on a Busy Weekday
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase the Union Square subway station 4 and 5 express train platform on a busy weekday.
Walking Union Square Greenmarket: New York City's First Farmers Market
In this video, JamesandKarla walk the length of the Union Square Greenmarket, New York City's first farmers market.
Cute Dog Checks Out Union Square in NYC From Atop Rock Barrier
In this video, JamesandKarla's cute dog Hudson checks out busy Union Square in New York City From atop a rock barrier.
Union Square Plants Beautiful Flowers Ahead of Earth Day in NYC
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase landscapers planting flowers in Union Square in New York City ahead of Earth Day in New York City to help raise awareness of "Protecting the Earth".
Amazing Subway Busker Entertains at NYC Union Square Station
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase an amazing subway busker who entertains commuters at New York City's busy Union Square subway station.
R Subway Train Pulls Into Union Square NYC
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase the R subway train pulling into Union Square in New York City.
NYC MTA Subway Protest for More Frequent Service at Union Square
In this video, JamesandKarla showcase a protest at Union Square in Manhattan for the MTA to provide subway and bus service at least every six minutes, rather than every 12, 15, 20 or even 30 minutes.