Crime & Courts

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Crime

Cops investigate two sexual assaults in boro

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS — The NYPD was searching for a suspect wanted in connection with two attempted sexual assaults. Comment.
Crime

2 Brooklyn men attacked victim in Woodhaven: DA

WOODHAVEN — Two Brooklyn men were arraigned last week on charges that they attacked a man en route to a grocery store on Liberty Avenue last week, the Queens DA’s office said. Comment.
Crime

Louisianan, 29, caught hiding pistol in LIC: DA

LONG ISLAND CITY — Police discovered a concealed weapon in the car of a Louisiana man driving in the Queens-Midtown Tunnel last week. Comment.
Crime

Senior citizen attacked in subway station: Cops

JACKSON HEIGHTS — The NYPD has asked the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with the assault of a 66-year-old man. Comment.
Crime

High school pupil, 17, stabbed two people: DA

ELMHURST — Kevin Torres, 17, was arraigned last week on charges that he stabbed two victims at Newtown High School in late March, according to the Queens district attorney’s office. Comments (3).
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Cops search for robber of bank in Maspeth

MASPETH — The NYPD has asked the public to help in locating and identifying an individual wanted in a bank robbery that occurred within the confines of the 104th Precinct. Comment.
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East Elmhurst man set fire to home: Brown

EAST ELMHURST — Alphonso Williams, of 24-20 98th St., was arraigned last week on charges of arson and reckless endangerment, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Crime

Man chased 2 of his kin with a machete: Brown

SOUTH OZONE PARK — A 60-year-old man was arraigned last week on charges of assault, harassment and criminal possession of a weapon for allegedly chasing after two of his female family members armed with a machete, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
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Boro teen disappeared in Brooklyn: Police

FAR ROCKAWAY — Police were looking for a 14-year-old Far Rockaway resident who disappeared near Atlantic and Ralph avenues in Brooklyn April 13, the NYPD said. Comment.
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Three Jamaica men drove stolen car: Brown

HILLSIDE — Three Jamaica men were arraigned last week on charges of criminal possession of stolen property and attempted grand larceny after they were seen with an allegedly stolen car while driving in Hillside, the Queens district attorney’s office said. One of the men was also charged with assault and resisting arrest after he allegedly attacked an officer, the DA said. Comment.
Crime

Far Rock teenager, 17, missing for a week: Cops

FAR ROCKAWAY — The NYPD was searching for a 17-year-old boy from Far Rockaway who has been missing since last Thursday. Comment.
Crime

Cops look into death of man in Broad Channel

BROAD CHANNEL — A black man in his 30s was found dead along the shore line near 98th Street/Shad Creek Road near West 9th Road in Broad Channel last Thursday, the NYPD said. Comment.
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Man hit another with bat in Murray Hill: DA

MURRAY HILL — A Connecticut man was arraigned on charges of assault, criminal possession of a weapon and harassment last week after he allegedly hit a man in the head with a bat in Murray Hill Feb. 18, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
Crime

Man critical in hospital after hit by car: Police

RICHMOND HILL — A man was in critical condition at Jamaica Hospital after being struck by a car Friday, the NYPD said. Comment.
Crime

USPS worker hit in head with phone book: Cops

ASTORIA — Police were searching for a man who assaulted an on-duty postal worker April 7, hitting him in the head so hard with a telephone book that he had to be taken to an area hospital. Comment.
Crime

Glendale woman, 71, has gone missing: Police

GLENDALE — The NYPD was looking for a 71-year-old Glendale woman who has been missing since Monday at around 1 p.m. near her home near 73rd Street and Myrtle Avenue. Comment.
Crime

Corrections worker killed mother of his child: DA

RIDGEWOOD — More than 10 years after a mother was shot eight times in the head and left on the floor of a Ridgewood gymnasium, a city corrections officer has been charged with the murder, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.
Crime

Astoria Super 8 robbed at gunpoint: Police

ASTORIA — The NYPD was searching for a man who entered a motel in Astoria carrying a gun and robbed it last month. Comment.

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