Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

Crime

Addisleigh Pk. resident arrested for DUI: Brown

ST. ALBANS — An Addisleigh Park man was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs after he allegedly admitted to an officer that he was smoking marijuana, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Inferno in Jamaica injures 12 firefighters

JAMAICA — A firefighter who suffered serious burns to his face was one of a dozen FDNY members who was injured fighting an eight-alarm blaze for hours Monday night into Tuesday morning, officials said. Comment.
Crime

Far Rock woman guilty of carving knife assault

FAR ROCKAWAY — A Far Rockaway woman was sentenced to four months in jail after she pleaded guilty to assaulting another woman during a dispute earlier this month, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Police search for serial robber in Queens

QUEENS — Police have asked for the public’s help in identifying and locating the whereabouts of a man wanted in connection with 10 robberies in the 109th, 110th and 112th precincts. Comment.
Crime

Speeding driver stops to punch man: Brown

COLLEGE POINT — A College Point man was charged with assault after he allegedly punched a man in the face on a College Point street, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (1).
Crime

Woman steals shrimp from Briarwood shop: DA

BRIARWOOD — A Brooklyn woman was charged with attempted petit larceny after she allegedly stole five bags of frozen shrimp from a Briarwood Key Food, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Cops on look-out for trio of robbers in Flushing

FLUSHING — Police have asked for the public’s help in locating at least two men and one woman wanted in connection with a pattern of three armed robberies that occurred within the 107th Precinct in Flushing. Comment.
Crime

City marshal threatened by Howard Bch man: DA

HOWARD BEACH — A Howard Beach man was arraigned on criminal possession of a weapon and obstructing governmental administration after he allegedly threatened to shoot a city marshal who was serving him an eviction order, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
Crime

Agent bought plane tix with clients’ cards: DA

FOREST HILLS — A Forest Hills travel agent was arraigned on grand larceny and identity theft charges after he allegedly used a customer’s credit card to rack up more than $10,000 in airline tickets, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.
Crime

Crazed driver in Corona had cocaine in car: DA

CORONA — A Bronx woman was charged with reckless endangerment, criminal possession of a controlled substance and three traffic violations after she was allegedly driving erratically in Corona, a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.

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