Crime & Courts

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Crime

Woman hit, robbed of cell phone in Jamaica: DA

JAMAICA — A Jamaica man has been charged with second-degree robbery after allegedly attacking a woman in front of 129-10 Bedell St. at about 11 a.m. March 10, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.
Crime

Planes touching at JFK under federal probe

JFK AIRPORT — The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a fender-bender that was caught on video at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Comment.
Crime

Grandson arrested in home homicide: Police

JAMAICA — A 26-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly killing his grandmother and ditching her body under the stairwell of her Jamaica house, police said. Comment.
Crime

Firefighters almost die in 3-alarm blaze: Post

ROCKAWAYS — Two firefighters narrowly avoided death while fighting a three-alarm fire in a three-story Rockaways building, according to the New York Post. Comment.
Crime

Man tried to bribe cops at 102nd Precinct: Post

RICHMOND HILL — An 18-year-old man has been charged with bribery after allegedly offering $10,000 to police officers to release him after he was arrested on an unrelated offense, according to the New York Post. Comment.
Crime

Officer assaulted by driver in Astoria: Brown

ASTORIA — An Astoria man was arrested on three charges after he allegedly hit and injured a police officer with his vehicle, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.

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