Landlord accused of gutting Harlem building while family still lived there

An East Harlem landlord was arrested Tuesday on charges that he began taking apart a 10-unit building while a family of seven still lived there. Ephraim Vashovsky faces charges including reckless endangerment, child endangerment and coercion for allegedly turning his apartment building at 21 East 115 Street into a “death trap,” Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus […]