Afternoon News Update

I’m Patrick Flood with your WRCR News, It’s Thursday July 28th.

A White Plains man has been convicted on charges stemming from an attempted murder last year. 38-year-old Bairon Llanos was found guilty on multiple charges including two counts of second degree attempted murder, after he stabbed his girlfriend multiple times and attacked the woman’s son. Both victims were able to recover from the attack, while Llanos faces up to 25 years in state prison.

A resident of Kearny, New Jersey was arrested Thursday after a 40 minute police chase that went through three different counties. 51-year-old Luis Garcia began to flee from police around 2 am this morning in Nutley and was eventually apprehended when he drove into a dead end street. Garcia is being charged with eluding authorities and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing came and went, as no one has yet to pick the winning numbers. It’s been nearly three months without a winner and the big prize has now jumped from 422 million dollars to 478 million dollars. The next drawing will take place this Saturday.

The Boulders played the Sussex County Miners again yesterday at Palisades Credit union Park and lost 9-3. Luis Sanz took the loss for Rockland, while Ryan Kulik got the win for Sussex. The Boulders will travel to Yogi Berra Stadium today to face the New Jersey Jackals; Game time is scheduled for 7:05 pm.

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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