Crime & Courts

Thursday, May 8, 2008

Astoria Times

Woman stabbed at her front door: Police

JAMAICA A woman who rented a room on Rockaway Boulevard was recovering after she was attacked at her front door Sunday morning, police said. Comment.
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Triborough Bridge worker dies in scaffolding mishap

ASTORIA A construction worker died Tuesday after he fell nearly 40 feet off a scaffolding under the Triborough Bridge, the FDNY said. Comment.
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Springfield Gardens man robbed N.J. bank: Cops

KENILWORTH, N.J.A Springfield Gardens man was extradited to New Jersey to face criminal charges in a bank robbery, the Kenilworth police department said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Police seek burglar who stole jewels

BAYSIDE Police were looking for a suspect who they say broke into a house Saturday and stole countless valuables from the homeowners. Comment.
Astoria Times

Minivan stolen from Toys ‘R’ Us parking lot

LITTLE NECK A minivan was stolen from the parking lot of a Toys 'R' Us on 242nd Street and 61st Avenue Friday, police said. Comment.
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Man assaulted, robbed in Oakland Gdns.: Police

OAKLAND GARDENS A pedestrian was physically assaulted and robbed on his way to a nearby park Sunday afternoon, police said. Comment.
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$1K in electronics stolen in Little Neck: Police

LITTLE NECK Police were looking for suspects who stole more than $1,000 in equipment from a parked car Friday afternoon. Comment.
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Jamaica man arrested on drug charges: Police

TARRYTOWN A Jamaica man wanted on drug charges was under arrested after he was assaulted a state trooper Monday night, state police said. Comment.
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Briarwood man arrested for trespassing: Police

LONG ISLAND CITY A man with a large amount of pocket change was arrested last Thursday at the Queensbridge Housing Project, the Queens district attorney's office said. Comment.

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