Five Indicted in Deadly East Village Gas Explosion


February 11, 2016 | NY1

Five Indicted in Deadly East Village Gas Explosion

“Financial incentives for property owners, contractors, and managers to take shortcuts has never been stronger,” said Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. “When you tinker around with the gas system, the electrical hookups, as happened here, you have in effect weaponized the building.