The city’s firefighters extinguished flames at a Doremus Street house late Sunday night.
Mayor Andre Sayegh cited recent events following the death of Jameek Lowery on Thursday afternoon to unveil a series of measures to re-build trust between law enforcement and the community.
The police arrested the sister and cousin of Jameek Lowery, man whose death sparked a week of protests, on Wednesday morning.
The family and supporters of 27-year-old Jameek Lowery continued to protest on Tuesday night, demanding answers for the man’s mysterious death.
The city provided treatment to three dozen people following the death of a man who may have been suffering from bacterial meningitis.
Mayor Andre Sayegh swore in six new police officers on Monday morning. He described the class, which included a Muslim woman clad in a hijab, as reflective of the community at a time when police have been the target of protests and threats.
A city man was arrested on Monday morning for threatening to kill two police officers over the mysterious death of Jameek “Mickey” Lowery in a video, said police director Jerry Speziale on Monday morning.