Two men are facing potential jail time after their residence was raided by police in a drug sting on Nov. 30. New York authorities executed a search warrant on the Long Island residence and arrested both men, who are believed to be guilty of drug-related crimes. Both men were facing arraignment as of this report, though it is unclear whether either has retained criminal defense representation.
An unexpected bust has led to the arrest of three individuals on Long Island, according to local authorities in New York. Police in Westbury have arrested three people after they were allegedly caught with drugs earlier in November. It is not clear at this time whether these individuals have retained criminal defense counsel, nor has a court date been announced publicly.
A 52-year-old homeless woman has been accused of a serious crime following the alleged theft of a vehicle, according to local sources. New York police have reported the woman is in custody after she allegedly stole a car with a 2-year-old child in the back seat. It is unclear whether she has been assigned or sought out criminal defense counsel at this time.
A woman is facing serious charges after being accused of a repeat drug offense, according to local sources. Police in Plattsburgh City, New York, arrested the 24-year-old woman on Nov. 6 after what is believed to be a lengthy investigation into her activities. She is currently being held against $5,000 bail or $10,000 bond in advance of a Dec. 10 court date. It is unclear if she has retained criminal defense representation at this time.
Actor Alec Baldwin has been charged with assault after an alleged altercation over a parking spot, according to local police. New York authorities arrested Baldwin after he was accused of having assaulted a 49-year-old man. The actor was also charged with harassment. Baldwin's criminal defense representation has declined to comment on the ongoing legal process.
An investigation that began in January has resulted in three arrests on Long Island, according to local sources. New York police arrested three men believed to be responsible for selling narcotics out of a barber shop authorities say they used as a front for their alleged activities. For the moment, it is unclear whether the men have retained criminal defense counsel in advance of a trial date which has not been announced.
A 37-year-old Staten Island resident is under arrest after being accused of a hate crime, according to local news. New York authorities arrested the man for his alleged connection to the beating of an Orthodox Jewish man in Brooklyn. If he is convicted, he could face serious jail time, but he will be represented in court by a criminal defense attorney.
A 28-year-old operator of a limousine business has found himself charged with homicide after a crash that took the lives of 20 people on Oct. 6. The man, who operates the service in New York State, is being charged by prosecutors for the crash, which they say was caused by negligent maintenance. The man's criminal defense representation has come out strongly against these charges, saying that the client is unequivocally not guilty.
Famous rapper Cardi B is in hot water after being fingered in an alleged assault at a nightclub, according to some sources. New York police say the rapper, born Belcalis Almánzar, surrendered to authorities following the alleged incident. It is not clear from the report at this time whether she has retained criminal defense counsel.
A man was arrested in the Town of Avoca and now faces felony drug charges, according to local sources. The New York State Police confirmed that a Sept. 26 traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a 26-year-old man, who was placed in custody at a county jail. It is unclear whether he has retained criminal defense counsel at this time, and no court date has been announced.