PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Peekskill this week:
- Federal authorities announced Wednesday that 24 people, including one from Mount Vernon and another from Peekskill, had been arrested in connection with a massive Bronx-based oxycodone ring.
- State Police are investigating a one-car accident involving a 48-year-old Yorktown Heights man.
- Yonkers-raised and Mount Vernon-born Earl Simmons, better known as rapper DMX, will go toe-to-toe in a celebrity boxing match. with George Zimmerman, who was acquitted after shooting and killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida.
- A 26-year-old heroin dealer from Montrose has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after being convicted of four felony convictions.
- 1 Peekskill Man, 24, Charged In Stabbing At Putnam Restaurant
- 2 Fiancee Pulled Paddle Away As Hudson River Victim Flailed, Prosecutors Say
- 3 Peekskill Native George Pataki To Enter Presidential Race In New Hampshire
- 4 Boil Water Advisory Affects 150,000 Westchester Residents
- 5 Mother Of 6-Year-Old Lacey Carr Of Croton Is No Longer At Hospital