NYPD: 1 dead, driver in custody after Times Square crash

A Bronx military veteran with previous DWI convictions

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A Bronx military veteran with previous DWI convictions was arrested on Thursday, May 18, 2017, after officials said he drove into Times Square sidewalk, killing one person and injuring 22. At a news conference, NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill identified the driver as Richard Rojas, 26, and said investigators are looking into Rojas' background, but added "there is no indication this incident was terrorism related." (Newsday)

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