Crime & Courts

Wednesday, April 13, 2011


Boro woman had small arsenal in home: Cops

WOODHAVEN — Police uncovered a small arsenal Friday when they searched the home of Irma Grullon, 38, of 86-24 80th St., according to police. Comment.

Cops catch three who violently robbed apt.

ROCKAWAY — Three Far Rockaway men allegedly robbed an apartment and beat its occupants Saturday, then left a trail of blood that led police directly to where they were hiding. Comment.

Far Rock man sold stolen train tix: Brown

JAMAICA — A man was arrested at the Jamaica Avenue Long Island Rail Road Station March 29 for trying to hawk stolen train tickets, according to police. Comment.

Man didn’t pay $239 for S. Jamaica room: Brown

SOUTH JAMAICA — A Brooklyn man was arrested for not paying for a room at a Double Tree Hotel, police said. Comment.

Jamaica man steals $300 from donut shop: Cops

JAMAICA — A man was charged with stealing $300 at a Dunkin’ Donuts store at 169-04 Hillside Ave. March 24, police said. Comment.

Cop saves baby and family from car wreck

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS — An off-duty Rikers Island corrections officer pulled a screaming tot from the wreckage of a car accident Sunday before returning to rescue the rest of the family, according to the New York Post. Comment.

Cops seek robber of two boro gas stations

FLUSHING — Police were looking for a man who robbed two borough gas stations at gunpoint, according to the New York Post. Comment.

Bayside man tried to sell bldgs he didn’t own: DA

BAYSIDE — A Bayside resident has been charged with attempting to profit from the sale of three Manhattan properties he did not own and had no right to put on the market, the Queens district attorney’s office said. Comment.

LIC teen scalded child with hot penny: Brown

LONG ISLAND CITY — A teenager was charged with assault and endangering the welfare of a child after scalding a 7-year-old child with a red-hot coin, according to police. Comment.

Man tried to rape jogger in Queens park: Police

FOREST PARK — Police were searching for an attempted rapist who struck in Forest Park March 25, the NYPD said. Comment.

Church attendees robbed by masked man: Police

FOREST HILLS — The NYPD was searching for a man who robbed four parishioners of Grace Lutheran Church at gunpoint Monday, police said. Comment.

Man offered bribe to cops in East Elmhurst: Brown

EAST ELMHURST — A man who tried to bribe a police officer from the back of a cruiser parked on 98th Street did not get the outcome he desired March 30, according to the Queens district attorney, because he was charged with bribery. Comment.

L.I. man went on 9-day boro rob spree: Post

MIDDLE VILLAGE — A Long Beach man was arrested March 24 for allegedly robbing three banks in westerns Queens over a nine-day period, according to the New York Post. Comment.

Man dies on No. 7 train tracks: Police

CORONA — A man died when he fell onto the No. 7 line subway tracks near Corona Plaza during rush hour Tuesday morning, shutting down the subway for 15 to 20 minutes and causing officers from the 110th Precinct to cordon off the streets below to prevent rubbernecking. Comment.

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