Crime & Courts

Friday, June 19, 2009

Whitestone Times

Two L.I. men arrested in fireworks bust

BAYSIDE — Two Long Island men were arrested in Bayside last week after 40 cases of fireworks were allegedly discovered in their car, police said. Comment.
Whitestone Times

Flushing man killed Brooklynite: Police

BROOKLYN — A Flushing man was arrested and charged with the murder of a Brooklyn resident Friday, according to police. Comment.
Whitestone Times

Fender Bender in Bayside

Firefighters and police officers assist three people involved in a car crash in which no one was seriously injured at the corner of 211th Street and 38th Avenue Tuesday morning. Photo by Christina Santucci Comment.
Whitestone Times

Council hopeful Wu’s list of signatures stolen

FLUSHING — Democratic District Leader and City Council candidate James Wu said one of his petition volunteers was attacked and had a clipboard with personal information from hundreds of voters stolen Sunday. Comment.
Queens Village

Bartender escaped assault by patron, DA

JAMAICA — Police said a 28-year-old man was arrested last week for allegedly attempting — and failing — to attack a Jamaica bartender. Comment.
Jamaica Times

Search for jet-skier in Rockaway Inlet

A Coast Guard boat searches the Rockaway Inlet after a jet-skier was reported missing last weekend. Photo by Christina Santucci Comment.
Astoria Times

Search for missing jet-skier in Rockaway Inlet

A Coast Guard boat searches the Rockaway Inlet after a jet-skier was reported missing last weekend. Photo by Christina Santucci Comment.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Astoria Times

Woman set husband’s underwear on fire: Brown

RICHMOND HILL — A Richmond Hill woman who believed her husband was cheating tried to set his underwear on fire and allegedly hit him with a hammer and stabbed him with a knife last Thursday, a spokeswoman for the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man, victim of shooting, dies at NYHQ: Police

COLLEGE POINT — A 21−year−old man died at New York Hospital Queens last Thursday after he was shot inside a College Point home, police said. Comment.
Astoria Times

Man exposed private body part to girl, 8: Cops

ELMHURST — Police were looking for a suspected pervert who not only exposed himself to an 8−year−old girl, but also took advantage of the youngster inside an apartment building last month. Comment.
Astoria Times

Teen throws coconut, vows to cut driver: DA

OZONE PARK — An Ozone Park teen was charged last Thursday with allegedly throwing a coconut at a motorist’s car and threatening to cut his neck off with a kitchen knife, a spokeswoman for the Queens district attorney’s office said Tuesday. Comment.

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