Howard watches old nemesis get sent to prison

pix11.com — QUEENS -- Over the years I've gone after a lot of schemers, scammers and scoundrels. Derrick Burrell fits all three categories. I first heard about him when I got a complaint from Steve Bernier of Queens back in 2012. Burrell, who billed himself as a contractor, took $100,000 from Bernier and his wife.

Howard gets to the bottom of a bill

pix11.com — BROOKLYN -- All Ouida Malik of Brooklyn wanted was home Internet service. She contacted her TV provider Direct TV and they referred her to Verizon. She set up an installation in March. You know what's coming, right? Ouida took the day off and waited for the installer. And waited.

NJ court stifles right to know who purchased bogus memorabilia

pix11.com — In November 2014 PIX11's Howard Thompson broke the story of suspected sports memorabilia being sold at auction by then Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli. The material had been seized from a drug store owner who ran afoul of the law.

Howard needs public’s help for young woman desperately needing kidney transplant

pix11.com — EGG HARBOR, N.J. -- Nina Saria of Egg Harbor, New Jersey looks like a healthy 33-year-old. But the catheter going to her heart shows that looks can be very deceiving. Nina desperately needs a kidney transplant. She came to United States to study with no intention of staying.

VIDEO: Pet sitter busted getting intimate with woman in client’s Queens apartment

pix11.com — FOREST HILLS, Queens -- A woman was shocked after surveillance video captured her pet sitter getting intimate with a female visitor while she was away on vacation. So she reached out to Howard and he found the pet sitter, who admitted to the deed.

Howard helps retired teacher not be evicted from Newark apartment

pix11.com — NEWARK, N.J. - Sheryl Harris says she and her mom, Rachel, have lived in their Newark apartment for 33 years. They were just days away from getting the boot because they're more than $10,000 behind in rent. How did they get into this fix? "Well my mom has onset dementia," Sheryl told me.

Howard meets entrepreneur named Isis living with stigma linked to name

pix11.com — NEW YORK - What's in a name? Plenty, if you're a 23-year-old from Yaphank named Isis. Isis Stevens. "Well, I would apply for a lot of jobs. And I think part of my name is why I don't get a lot of people calling me back," Stevens said.

Non-profit allegedly running two scams in one

pix11.com — I get more emails about apartment rackets that you can imagine. But a couple of guys emailed about one alleged scam that I've never seen before. Last week, the New York Attorney General busted a guy named Joseph Wright. He's accused of running a Medicaid mill out of a building on Southern Boulevard in the Bronx.

Howard helps clean up a ‘rat-astrophe’

pix11.com — Allyson Ross and her fiancé John Martin can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel. Two weeks ago, we visited their home in Middle Village, Queens. Their next-door neighbor passed away in 2014, and the house has been vacant since then. The only "tenants" were the rats and raccoons that moved in.

Help Me Howard: Suspicious fire erupts at Queens home soon after squatters leave

pix11.com — Aida Byrne is bearing more than she should have to. She and her husband live in Miami. They should be enjoying retirement. But he isn't well and for two years she's had to deal with a family of squatters in the very nice home they still own in Jamaica Estates, Queens.
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