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Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014

SOUTH OZONE PARK — The NYPD released video surveillance of a man allegedly firing a bullet and shattering a window at a Rockaway Boulevard business Sunday, according to cops. Comments (1)

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

ELMHURST — An Elmhurst man was busted by police in the Bronx for allegedly selling untaxed cigarettes and dodging more than $56,000 in taxes, the state Department of Taxation and Finance said. Comments (1)
EAST ELMHURST — Police were hunting for two suspects wanted in connection to the stick-ups of four livery drivers in western Queens, authorities said. Comment
SOUTH JAMAICA — The Police Department was looking for a suspect in a shooting last month, according to cops. Comment
QUEENS VILLAGE — Police released photos of three suspects wanted in the robbery of a salon on Hempstead Avenue last weekend, the NYPD sad. Comment

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

WOODSIDE — Police were seeking the public’s help in finding a man in connection with the burglary of two churches. Comment
Woodside

Officer charged with DWI after Woodside crash

WOODSIDE — An off-duty police officer was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after a car crash Monday morning, the NYPD said. Comment
WOODSIDE — Police were searching for a burglary suspect who allegedly threw a 65-year-old woman to the ground and punched her in the head last month, the NYPD said. Comments (1)
Richmond Hill

Sanitation employee charged with child endangerment after motorcycle crash: NYPD

OZONE PARK — An off-duty city employee was arrested Monday and charged with crashing his motorcycle with his 7-year-old daughter on the back, police said. Comment

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

A 24-year-old Flushing man, accused of driving with a suspended license when he was in a New Year’s Eve car crash that took the life of a pre-K teacher, made his first appearance in court Monday. Comments (6)
Three former New York residents pleaded guilty Monday to murdering two members of a rival street gang and dumping their bodies behind a Ridgewood warehouse in 2004, federal prsecutors said. Comments (4)
Flushing

Flushing doc gets year in fraud case

Flushing

Flushing doc gets year in fraud case

A Flushing doctor was sentenced to a year in prison last week after he pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme that prosecutors said fraudulently billed Medicare for more than $15 million, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn said. Comments (5)
A Whitestone man pleaded guilty this week to allegations that he failed to pay more than $300,000 in taxes from sales at his two auto businesses in Great Neck, L.I., according to Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice. Comment
Rockaway Park

Robbery suspects took $60K from Rockaway bar: Police

ROCKAWAY PARK — Police said a trio in blackface masks allegedly tied up three people in Wharf Bar and Grill, at 416 Beach 116th St., pistol whipped two victims and stole $60,000 in cash at 1:40 a.m. Feb. 3. Comments (1)

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Middle Village

Gallagher faces new legal round in rape case

Middle Village

Gallagher faces new legal round in rape case

Former City Councilman Dennis Gallagher, who represented the Middle Village area for seven years, has at least one trial ahead of him. Comment
ROCKAWAYS — A 28-year-old mother was charged with beating her 2-year-old daughter to death in the Arverne section of the Rockaways, and authorities were also investigating the death of another toddler in South Jamaica, the Queens DA said Wednesday. Comment
QUEENS VILLAGE — Authorities arrested a South Jamaica man in connection to the shooting death of a 22-year-old Brooklyn resident on Jamaica Avenue in August, the NYPD said Wednesday. Comments (8)

Monday, Feb. 3, 2014

Jackson Heights resident Luis Andrade, 32, was arrested at the 115th Precinct Sunday and charged with fleeing from the scene of a hit-and-run in Sunnyside. police said. Comments (1)

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014

An armored-truck guard was robbed at gunpoint of an estimated $300,000 in Elmhurst Friday, according to authorities and news reports. Three men in heavy winter clothing approached the guard around noon as he was collecting deposits at the HSBC branch, at 82-57 Broadway, according to the FBI. One assailant allegedly held .45 semi-automatic handgun to the guard’s face, investigators said. Comment

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