Crime & Courts

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Crime

Girl fights for life after Jamaica crash: Brown

JAMAICA — The driver of the SUV who police say struck a 6-year-old girl has been arraigned on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs and vehicular assault, according to the Queens district attorney. Comment.
Crime

Queens man pawned fake Rolex and Mont Blanc: DA

SUNNYSIDE — A St. Albans man has been charged in connection with allegedly selling counterfeit items to pawnshops in Sunnyside and Jamaica, according to the criminal complaint. Comment.
Crime

NYPD rescues sinking boat in Whitestone

WHITESTONE — A vessel contacted authorities July 4 to alert them that it had been involved in an accident with 10 people onboard, Breaking News Network reported late that evening. Comment.
Crime

College Point man steals money from home: Brown

AUBURNDALE — A College Point man has been arrested and charged in connection with allegedly unlawfully entering an Auburndale home and stealing an envelope full of money, according to the criminal complaint. Comment.
Crime

Person dies on subway tracks in Kew Gardens

KEW GARDENS — A person was killed by a train Tuesday afternoon at the Kew Gardens-Union Turnpike subway stop, according to the Breaking News Network. Comment.
Crime

Police find man, 25, dead in Forest Hills apt.

FOREST HILLS — A 25-year-old man has been found dead in a Forest Hills apartment, according to police. Comment.
Crime

Livery cab driver robbed, hit with gun: Brown

EAST ELMHURST — The NYPD has sought the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery in East Elmhurst. Comment.
Crime

LIC teen rips shelves out of fridge: Brown

LONG ISLAND CITY — A Long Island City teenager has been charged with damaging a refrigerator at SCO Family Services in Long Island City, according to the criminal complaint. Comment.
Crime

Long Islander was DUI in Elmhurst: Brown

ELMHURST — A Valley Stream, L.I., man has been arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, going the wrong way on a one-way street and leaving the scene of an accident without reporting, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.
Crime

Boro men caught selling untaxed cigarettes: DA

ELMHURST — Two Elmhurst men have been arrested on charges of selling untaxed cigarettes and possessing more than 1,800 cartons of illegal, untaxed smokes, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment.
Crime

Flushing resident, seven others beat up man: DA

LONG ISLAND CITY — A Flushing man has been charged with joining seven unapprehended suspects with severely beating a man inside a Long Island City billiards hall, according to the criminal complaint. Comment.

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