Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010


Police seek to identify burglar in Richmond Hill

RICHMOND HILL — The city Police Department has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted for a burglary in Richmond Hill. Comment.

Boro man impersonated cop, raped women: DA

QUEENS VILLAGE — A Queens Village resident allegedly raped two women after luring them to his house via a Craigslist advertisement, then told them he was a cop and would arrest them for prostitution if they told on him, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.

Suspect stole Suzuki motorcycle: Police

FAR ROCKAWAY — The city Police Department has sought the public’s help in finding a man believed to have stolen a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle from an underground parking garage at 10-40 Neilson St. in Far Rockaway. Comment.

Mom who scalded son gets 15 years in prison

ROCKAWAY PARK — A mother from Rockaway Park who burned her son in scalding hot water for soiling his training diapers has been sentenced to 15 years in prison, the DA’s office said. Comment.

Burglar stole laptop, camera and wallet: Cops

FLUSHING — The Police Department has asked the public to be on the lookout for a suspect in a burglary at 104-02 86th Ave. in Flushing Sept. 5. Comment.

Teen threatened boy with metal spike: DA

CORONA — A 16-year-old Bellerose resident was arraigned Nov. 4 on charges of harassing and attempting to rob and a 12-year-old boy at 111th Street and 46th Avenue in Corona, said the Queens district attorney’s office. Comment.

Man robbed wallet while victim was asleep: Cops

LONG ISLAND CITY — The city Police Department has requested the public’s help in finding a suspect who allegedly stole from a 28-year-old white man in Long Island City. Comment.

Woman, 58, hit and killed by car in Forest Hills

FOREST HILLS — A 58-year-old Hispanic woman was killed Tuesday when she was struck by a car at the intersection of 63rd Road and Yellowstone Boulevard, police sources said. Comment.

Crook committed fraud with credit card: Cops

WOODSIDE — The city Police Department has requested help in finding a man (above) suspected of fraudulently using a credit card at a Dime Savings Bank at 45-14 46th St. Comment.

2 robbers hit 7-Elevens in western Queens: Cops

WESTERN QUEENS — The city Police Department has requested residents be on the lookout for two individuals wanted for three armed robberies at 7-Eleven stores throughout western Queens. Comment.

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