Assemblyman wants home invasion added to list of crimes

A rash of home invasions in Yonkers are sparking calls for a new law that would be added to a suspected criminal's litany of charges.

Even though burglary is against the law, criminals can't be charged with home invasion and state Assemblyman Mike Spano wants to change that.

The assemblyman gathered with members of the Yonkers Police Department and the Yonkers PBA, to announce his proposal to add home invasion to the list of crimes with which suspects can be charged.

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