Homicide Charges Likely in EV Gas Explosion Case [Updated]
It’s been a week since a fiery explosion leveled three buildings in the East Village and, the New York Police Department is considering charging building owner Maria Hrynenko, contractor Dilber Kukic and others with criminally negligent homicide, according to the New York Daily News. Since the explosion, media outlets have unleashed a deluge of speculation and analysis. Here’s a roundup of the news:
To keep reading, click here for the New York Observer story.
Update: The headline and top of the Commercial Observer version of this story was edited to reflect that homicide charges were likely in the case.