Three people died and two others were sickened by fumes at a North Babylon home, the Suffolk County Police said. The police said the deaths may have been caused by carbon monoxide poisoning. The bodies of Ricardo Pearce, 27, Tanisha Armstrong, 25, and Talani Johnson, 4, were discovered at 437 Route 27 when officers responded to a 911 call. The police said they removed a generator and kerosene heater from the home.
None of the five officers who fired 20 bullets in Monday’s fatal shooting of a troubled man in Brooklyn had ever shot at a person before in a combined 62 years of police service.
The death of Kheil Coppin has focused rare attention on the city?s mobile crisis teams, which make free house calls to people in all kinds of mental distress.
Following is a police transcript of the 911 call before an 18-year-old was shot by the police on Monday evening:.