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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Flushing

Flushing man guilty of assaulting stepmother: DA

A Flushing man pleaded guilty to brutally assaulting his elderly stepmother in September 2013, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced last week. Comments (3)

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Astoria

Astoria Park shoelace strangler sentenced

A homeless woman was sentenced last week for her role in the brutal beating death of a man in the northeast corner of Astoria Park five years ago. Comment
Flushing

Woman wanted for larceny at Flushing supermarket: NYPD

FLUSHING — Police were looking for a woman who allegedly stole money from a 52-year-old man at a supermarket in Flushing, the NYPD said. Comments (1)

Friday, April 3, 2015

Flushing

Man wanted for groping teens in Flushing: NYPD

FLUSHING — Police were searching for a man who forcibly touched three teenage girls in Flushing between November and March. Comments (2)

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Jamaica

Two Queens charged in terrorist plot

Two Jamaica women were arrested Thursday and charged with conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction against persons or property in the United States, the U.S. attorney’s office in Brooklyn said. Comments (3)
Auburndale

Auburndale hit-and-run leaves man dead: NYPD

A 61-year-old man died after being struck by a vehicle in Auburndale Wednesday night, the NYPD said. Comment
Jamaica

Grandmother shot dead after answering door

At 1:39 a.m. Monday morning, 71-year-old grandmother Leta Webb answered her door in Jamaica and moments later her family woke up from the loud noise of a gunshots to find her body on the porch. Comment

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Jamaica

Elderly woman murdered in her Jamaica home

A 70-year-old Queens woman was shot to death after opening her front door in the middle of the night, police said. Comments (2)

Monday, March 30, 2015

Kew Gardens

Seven Queens residents charged in alleged gang attacks: DA

Seven alleged members and associates of a notorious street gang in southeast Queens were indicted on conspiracy, weapons and other charges for the attempted murder, shooting and assault of two individuals believed to be associated with a rival gang the Queens District Attorney office and the NYPD announced Friday. Comments (1)
St. Albans

Girlfriend charged in St. Albans’ shooting: DA

ST. ALBANS — A South Ozone Park woman has been charged with setting up a robbery that ended in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend in St. Albans, police said. Comments (2)

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