US Navy veteran Richard Rojas mowed down pedestrians in New York, killing a woman and injuring 22 others in May.
A grand jury has indicted the driver charged with killing a young woman and injuring 22 people when he careened through three blocks in New York City's crowded Times Square, prosecutors said on Wednesday. Richard Rojas, 26, is scheduled to be arraigned on the indictment on July 13. Show More Summary
A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court... To view the full story, click the title link.
Richard Rojas is accused of mowing down pedestrians last week, killing one and injuring 22 others
Richard Rojas spoke to the New York Post from Rikers Island in a jailhouse interview
A man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage Michigan tourist and injuring 22 others, says he had been trying to get psychiatric help. In a jailhouse interview on Saturday, Richard Rojas told the New York Post that he recently spoke to a mental health counselor...
Richard Rojas, the 26-year-old from the Bronx, accused of unleashing a nightmare in Times Square on Thursday is now apparently saying he is sorry.
Eighteen-year-old Alyssa Elsman was murdered in Times Square Thursday by Richard Rojas, 26, as she toured New York City with her 13-year-old sister shortly after arriving. Read more...
Jihadis have posted messages urging supporters to carry out vehicular attacks similar to Thursday’s incident in Times Square - when an allegedly intoxicated Richard Rojas, 26, plowed his car into a crowd of pedestrians, injuring 20 and...Show More Summary
The driver of a car that ploughed into a crowd of pedestrians in New York's Times Square told police he wanted to "kill them all" and said officers should have shot him, according to prosecutors. Richard Rojas said he had been smoking...Show More Summary
Richard Rojas allegedly drove his car onto a Times Square sidewalk, killing one person and injuring 22 others. He was charged with murder, attempted murder and aggravated vehicular homicide.
A man accused of steering his car onto a Times Square sidewalk Thursday and mowing down pedestrians told police he was "hearing voices," law enforcement, officials said.
You’ve probably heard about Richard Rojas who drove his Honda Accord on a sidewalk in New York City. He killed Alyssa Elsman, an 18-year-old tourist from Michigan and injured Ava, her 13-year-old sister along with more than twenty others. The press loves to point out that he was a Navy veteran. According to Navy Times […]
Richard Rojas, 26, a former Navy electrician from the Bronx, was arrested at the scene and later charged with one count of murder.
TIMES SQUARE DRIVER. Deranged motorist Richard Rojas has previous DWI arrests, was high on drugs. “Investigators were confident tests would reveal he had used drugs, sources said. One source said it appeared he was high on PCP.” ANTHONY W… Read The post Anthony Weiner, Ricky Martin, Julian Assange, Ryan Phillippe, Liam Payne, Brad Pitt: HOT LINKS appeared first on Towleroad.
Nearly 24 hours after Richard Rojas allegedly used his car as a murder weapon in Times Square, killing one pedestrian and injuring 22 others, City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez stood a few steps from where Rojas's Honda Accord came to rest, lodged on top of two steel bollards. Show More Summary
NYPD commander said Richard Rojas paused to let cars go by before turning onto the Times Square sidewalk where he struck 21, which "goes to his state of mind"
A US Navy veteran who plowed a car into pedestrians in New York's Times Square, killing a woman and injuring 22 other people, has been charged with murder and attempted murder, police said Friday. Richard Rojas, 26, a former Navy electrician...Show More Summary
The driver who crashed his car into a crowd in NYC's Times Square has been charged with second-degree murder. Police say Richard Rojas seemed to be "emotionally disturbed" in his statements to officers after killing one person — an 18-year-old woman — and injuring 22 others on Thursday. NYPD sources say the Bronx native told officials he [...]
The driver, 26-year-old Richard Rojas, was likely on drugs and may have also been hallucinating when he rammed his car through Times Square.