Crime & Courts

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Crime

Man guilty of killing partygoer in Laurelton

KEW GARDENS — A Laurelton man was convicted Tuesday for killing a partygoer and wounding another following an argument at a summer 2007 party in Laurelton, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.
Crime

Woman hits husband with car, leaves scene: DA

JAMAICA — A Long Island woman was arrested last week after allegedly hitting her husband with a car and driving away from the scene on 225th Street in Jamaica, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Jamaica man wrecks car, steals items in it: DA

JAMAICA — A Jamaica man was arrested after allegedly attacking a car, breaking the mirrors and steering wheel, and taking off with about 20 compacts discs, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Woman threatens beating with bat: DA

FAR ROCKAWAY — A Far Rockaway woman was arrested after allegedly threatening to beat a woman with a bat and kill her baby last week, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Man uses tambourine as weapon in assault: DA

BAYSIDE — A Flushing man certainly was not singing “Hey, Mr. Tambourine Man” after allegedly being smacked in the face with a musical instrument at a bar March 24. Comment.
Crime

Cops find marijuana on Flushing man: DA

FLUSHING — A Flushing man allegedly attacked an employee at a Flushing establishment after refusing to pay for food March 23, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Dead woman on tracks possibly from Astoria

BROOKLYN — The body of a young woman with a prosthetic leg reportedly from Astoria was discovered on the tracks of the N line last weekend, but police said they do not believe criminality was involved in her death. Comment.

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