New York — The 33-year-old police officer, Aaron Hess, was a former Marine who for seven years had served on the tiny police force in Pleasantville, N.Y., the village where he had grown up. He had never fired his gun at anyone in the line of duty. Brandon Cox, 20, was a college running back […]

The father of a Pace University football star shot and killed by police is calling on the U.S. Department of Justice to conduct its own investigation, saying the probe launched by state and local police is flawed.

THORNWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Four Pace University football players were arrested, and one of them was stun-gunned, in the chaos after police fatally shot a teammate outside a suburban New York bar, officials said Tuesday. One of the teammates broke a storefront window, Mount Pleasant Police Chief Louis Alagno said. The other three wouldn’t move […]

THORNWOOD, N.Y. – Investigators are trying to unravel conflicting accounts of how a Pace University football player driving away from the scene of a fight ended up dead hours after the team’s homecoming game, struck in a burst of police gunfire that pierced his windshield. Authorities say Danroy “D.J.” Henry, 20, was parked in a […]

MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. — A college football player is dead after police in New York shot at his car during a bar brawl. The dead man was identified as Danroy Henry, a junior at Pace University’s suburban Westchester County campus. He was a varsity defensive football player at the school. According to Mount Pleasant police, […]