Butler House residents call for more security after spike in crime

Residents in the Butler Houses are calling for more security cameras in the area after a spike in crime.Residents say there have been at least

THE BRONX - Residents in the Butler Houses are calling for more security cameras in the area after a spike in crime.

Residents say there have been at least 12 robberies this summer alone.

One resident says he was attacked while getting out of the elevator and had his chain stolen.

Elderly man attacked, robbed in Butler Houses elevator

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