Crime & Courts

Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010


Jamaica home vandalized by Brooklyn woman: DA

JAMAICA — A Brooklyn woman was arrested last week for allegedly damaging another woman’s Jamaica home, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.

Woman, 81, dies crossing Guy R. Brewer Blvd: Cops

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS — A senior citizen was killed in a car accident last week while she was crossing the street, police said. Comment.

Would-be robber with shotgun foiled: Police

BELLEROSE — A New Hyde Park man was arrested last week for trying to rob a man with a loaded shotgun, allegedly police said. Comment.

Brooklyn men rob Fresh Meadows bank: Police

FRESH MEADOWS — Police arrested a quartet of suspects who they said were trying to flee from a bank robbery. Comment.

K-Rod violates protection order by texting wife: DA

KEW GARDENS — Mets pitcher Francisco Rodriguez was back in court Tuesday, this time for allegedly contacting his common-law wife while she was under an order of protection, prosecutors told the New York Post. Comment.

Cops search for robber of women in No. 7 train

LONG ISLAND CITY — Police were looking for a man they said has been committing a string of robberies against female passengers while on the No. 7 train. Comment.

Astoria woman, 39, not seen in 2 months: Police

ASTORIA — Police are asking the public for help in searching for a woman who has been missing for two months. Comment.

Robbers harm workers at Corona store: Police

CORONA — A group of men are wanted by the authorities for robbing a clothing store and injuring one of the workers nearly two weeks ago. Comment.

Cops’ search for robber at Astoria nightclub

ASTORIA — Investigators were searching for a man in his 20s who they said robbed and stabbed another man outside a nightclub four months ago. Comment.

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