Johnson City man arrested one year after shooting on Burbank Avenue

first_imgJOHNSON CITY (WBNG) — The Johnson City Police Department says a suspect has been charged in a shooting investigation that began over a year ago. Vega was arrested on Nov. 26. The police department says it has arrested and charged 20-year-old Taejon J. Vega of Johnson City with reckless endangerment in the 2nd degree, a class D felony and criminal possession of a weapon, a class C felony. Authorities say on July 15, 2018, police responded to a report of shots fired on Burbank Avenue. They say the investigation revealed shots had been fired, but no one was injured in the incident.center_img Police say Vega was arraigned and remanded to the Broome County Jail without bail. They say the investigation is still ongoing and more arrest may be made.last_img

Thomas Partey names five Arsenal legends he idolised – including Patrick Vieira and Thierry Henry

first_imgThomas Partey has revealed he idolised five Arsenal legends (Picture: Getty)Thomas Partey has named five Arsenal legends he idolised growing up – including Patrick Vieira and Thierry Henry.Arsenal signed Partey from Atletico Madrid on transfer deadline day after meeting his £45million release clause.The 27-year-old Ghanaian international says he has followed Arsenal ‘for a long time’ and loved watching Arsene Wenger’s ‘Invincibles’, who went unbeaten throughout the 2003-04 Premier League season.‘I feel so great, excited, it is something that makes me feel great, makes me feel important and it is a great feeling to be here,’ Partey said in an interview with Arsenal’s official website.ADVERTISEMENT Comment Full Screen Advertisement Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he by Metro Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE 1/1 1 min. story / Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 13 Oct 2020 5:44 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link9kShares SPONSORED Skip Ad Read More rejected deadline day move to West Ham PLAY Read More ‘I have followed Arsenal for a long time. When we were young we used to watch so many games, when they had the Invincibles season in 2004, they were so great. That is when they won the hearts of so many people.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘There were a lot of great players [here at the club] before. Ian Wright was here, Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira, Pires, Bergkamp was one of the greatest, and that season was great.’ Read More Read More Thomas Partey names five Arsenal legends he idolised – including Patrick Vieira and Thierry Henry About Connatix V67539 Top articles Read More Skip Coming Next Partey won the Europa League at Atletico Madrid and helped the club reach the Champions League final in 2016.The Ghana star wants to enjoy more success at Arsenal and take the club ‘back to where we belong’.He added: ‘I feel so happy, I already feel part of the family because the fans have received me, everybody is saying nice things about me and, you know, to be received like this is a great feeling.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘This a great club, it is one of the biggest clubs in Europe and it is a club that deserves to be aspiring for greater things and I think it doesn’t happen in a day, we have to work hard to make sure we are back to where we belong. ‘I want to make everyone feel happy.’Arsenal have won three of their four Premier League matches so far this season and face Manchester City this weekend.Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page.MORE: Thomas Partey rates Arsenal’s Premier League title chances under Mikel ArtetaMORE: Arsene Wenger names surprise choice for toughest team his Arsenal side faced Video Settings Advertisementlast_img read more

HK democrats romp to local poll landslide

first_imgWinning candidate Kelvin Lam and activist Joshua Wong greet people and thank them for their support, outside of South Horizons Station, in Hong Kong, China on Nov. 25. REUTERS/LEAH MILLIS Hong Kong’s district councils controlsome spending and decide a range of livelihood issues such as transport. HONG KONG – Democrats romped to a landslideand symbolic majority in district council elections here after residents turnedout in record numbers on Sunday to vote, following six months ofanti-government protests.  Democratic candidates across the cityof 7.4-million people secured over half of the 452 district council seats forthe first time against the opposition. Pro-democracy candidates secured aclear majority by 8 a.m. (midnight GMT Sunday) with 333 of 452 seats, comparedwith 52 for the pro-establishment camp, according to media estimates. Democratsonly secured around 100 seats at the previous polls four years ago.center_img They also serve as an importantgrassroots platform to radiate political influence in the Chinese-ruled city.(Reuters) The voting ended with no majordisruptions in a day. Almost 3-million people have voted – arecord turnout of over 71 percent.last_img read more