Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010

Crime

Teen shoots officer with paintball gun: NYPD

JAMAICA — Police were looking this week for a male teen who shot a police officer in the face with a paintball gun. Comment.
Crime

Cops search for missing man with Alzheimer’s

HOWARD BEACH — Police were looking for an elderly man with Alzheimer’s disease who was last seen on 89th Street in Howard Beach. Comment.
Crime

Woman steals, returns man’s cell phone: Brown

JACKSON HEIGHTS — A Jackson Heights woman was sentenced to 30 days in jail for swiping a man’s phone after repeatedly asking him for money around 11 p.m. Nov. 3, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

MTA worker survives fall from No. 7 tracks: FDNY

CORONA — An Metropolitan Transportation Authority track worker was rushed to the hospital after he fell about 25 feet while working on the No. 7 subway line in Corona last week, fire officials said. Comment.
Crime

Boro man threatens 2 people with death: DA

FLUSHING — A Ridgewood man was charged with threatening a woman and a man with a hammer in a fight over a parking space in Flushing and telling them he was going to kill them around 6:45 p.m. Nov. 4, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

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