These are the must-read stories from the weekend

NEW YORK (WABC) -- A New York City lawyer was arrested on charges of assaulting several women in 2014 and 2015. In Texas, a man was charged with murder in the shooting of a 7-year-old girl, in what authorities said was a case of mistaken identity. And a family of five was rescued from a fire in their Bronx apartment, thanks to the quick action of FDNY firefighters.

Here's a look at the must-read stories from the weekend.

Lawyer arrested in connection with NYC rapes

Police arrested Brooklyn lawyer Rashaun Kelley, 35, for a series of attacks four years ago in the East Village, Lower East Side and Harlem, in what a prosecutor called it a 'one-man sex assault spree.'

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CeFaan Kim has the latest details.

Volunteer firefighter's car strikes pedestrians while responding to LI fire call

Police say 57-year-old Julia Morales of Lindenhurst had just left a restaurant with her husband when they were struck by a car driven by a Long Beach Fire Department firefighter responding to a house fire call.
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Marcus Solis reported from Long Beach where a volunteer firefighter responding to a call struck two pedestrians, one fatally.

2 women critically injured in hit-and-run in Newark

Police were searching for the driver who struck two pedestrians near Verona Avenue and Broadway in Newark.early Sunday morning and then fled the scene.

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Naveen Dhaliwal reports on a hit-and-run that critically injured two women in Newark.

Suspects in shooting of 7-year-old Texas girl fired at wrong vehicle

Prosecutors said Sunday that the shooting death of a 7-year-old girl as she rode in her family's vehicle in Texas stemmed from a case of mistaken identity.

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ABC's Marcus Moore has the latest on the shooting of a young girl in Texas.

FDNY rescues family of 5 after smoky fire destroys apartment

A family of five in the Bronx was recovering from their injuries following a fire that destroyed their apartment Saturday. They were rescued by New York's Bravest from Engine 66 after the apartment filled with smoke with the family inside.

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Naveen Dhaliwal has more from Co-Op City.

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