Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010

Crime

Far Rock man killed girlfriend on beach: DA

FAR ROCKAWAY — A Far Rockaway man was charged Nov. 24 with second-degree murder for allegedly killing his girlfriend by punching and drowning her on a Far Rockaway beach the previous day, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.
Crime

Brooklyn man dies drag racing in Ozone Pk.: Cops

OZONE PARK — A high-speed crash on a street notorious for drag-racing killed one man and injured another Monday morning. Comment.
Crime

Collision at Aqueduct injures 2, kills horse

SOUTH OZONE PARK — A horse was left dead and two jockeys were injured in a major spill during a race at the Aqueduct Race Track Saturday, according to the New York Racing Association. Comment.
Crime

Police seek suspect in attempted burglary

BAYSIDE — Police are searching for a suspect who attempted to force his or her way into a home near Francis Lewis Boulevard and 53rd Avenue at about 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Comment.
Crime

2 men committed 4 robberies in boro: Cops

KEW GARDENS — The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in finding two men wanted for a string of borough robberies. Comment.
Crime

Man mugged on his way home from Queensboro

BAYSIDE — Police are searching for four unidentified black males who robbed a man as he walked home from Queensborough Community College. Comment.
Crime

Burglars take $29K in jewelry from home

LITTLE NECK — Police are searching for one or more people who burglarized a home near the intersection of 260th Street and 60th Avenue between the hours of 7 p.m. and 9:20 p.m. Nov. 24. Comment.
Crime

Bayside home robbed of cash, computer, camera

BAYSIDE — Police are searching for a suspect or suspects who entered a home on 192nd Street through a rear bedroom window. Comment.
Crime

Thieves stole equipment from construction site

FRESH MEADOWS — Police were looking for suspects who entered a locked, fenced construction yard at the intersection of the Long Island and Clearview expressways and broke into two vehicles to gain entry to three locked construction containers. Comment.
Crime

Hack steals credit cards, buys cigarettes: Brown

BAYSIDE — A Bayside taxi driver has been charged with allegedly stealing two credit cards from a customer and using them to make hundreds of dollars of unauthorized purchases, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.
Crime

Police seek suspect in 7-Eleven robbery

BAYSIDE — Police are searching for an unidentified black man in connection with a robbery at the 7-11 store at 218-01 Northern Blvd. Comment.
Crime

4 Long Island City deli robbers sought by cops

LONG ISLAND CITY — The NYPD was looking for help from the public in finding and apprehending four young men wanted for a robbing a deli at 32-02 36th Ave. at about 10:20 p.m. Nov. 20. Comment.
Crime

Man, 19, shot to death in Corona building: Cops

CORONA — A shooting left a man dead Tuesday night in the third floor hallway of a building at 98-23 Horace Harding Expressway, police said. Comment.

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