Yonkers celebrates National Night Out

Police officers and community leaders tonight joined forces in Yonkers to host the third annual National Night Out.Riverdale Avenue in Yonkers was lined with blue and white balloons for an invitation to the community to come together with police in an effort to curb crime.Officials say the event was held after six murders in the area, one of which was a 15-year-old boy. A private funeral will be held for Steven Saez tomorrow.

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