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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Whitestone

Whitestone man pleads guilty to stabbing girlfriend to death

A Whitestone man who fled to Virginia after fatally stabbing his Queens Village girlfriend and hiding her body has pleaded guilty to manslaughter, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comments (1)

Monday, April 11, 2016

Elmhurst

R train self-fondler arrested: Police

ELMHURST - A 20-year-old New Jersey man was arrested for masturbating on a Manhattan-bound R train last month, according to the NYPD. Comment

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Flushing

Bklyn man arrested in connection with pedestrian fatality in Flushing

A Brooklyn man was arrested and charged after he fatally struck a 57-year-old man in Flushing Tuesday morning, according to the NYPD. Comments (2)
Astoria

Man wanted in attempted robbery in Astoria: NYPD

ASTORIA —The NYPD was looking for a man in connection with an attempted robbery in Astoria. Comment

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill man arrested in connection with Toronto house fire: Police

A Richmond Hill man was arrested and charged Monday night with arson and a slew of other charges after he allegedly set an ex-girlfriend’s Toronto home on fire last weekend, according to the Toronto Police Service. Comments (2)
Flushing

Man sought for burglary in Flushing: Police

FLUSHING—The NYPD is searching for a man involved in a commercial burglary in Flushing. Comments (1)
Ridgewood

Police looking for four robbery suspects in Ridgewood

RIDGEWOOD — Police were asking for the public’s assistance on information concerning the identities of four people who were seen in video footage beating and robbing a 52-year-old man before 10 p.m. March 31. Comment
Ozone Park

Police looking for suspected Ozone Park shooter

OZONE PARK—The NYPD was looking for Brandon Ford in connection with a March 11 shooting, police officials said. Comments (1)

Friday, April 8, 2016

Long Island City

Arrests made in Skillman Avenue acid attack

Members of the 108th Precinct Detective Squad, the Queens North Homicide Squad and the Queens district attorney “worked tirelessly since August of 2015” to solve a crime that stunned Long Island City and Sunnyside last year, according to Capt. John Travaglia, the commanding officer of the 108th. Comment
Kew Gardens

Moseley, Kitty Genovese’s killer, dies at 81

Winston Moseley, 81, the South Ozone Park business machine operator by day and murderous prowler by night whose savage slaying of Kitty Genovese led to an exaggerated reputaton of city dwellers as reluctant to help a neighbor in distress, died March 28 after after 52 years in prison. Comments (2)

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Whitestone

Whitestone man pleads guilty to stabbing girlfriend to death

A Whitestone man who fled to Virginia after fatally stabbing his girlfriend, a Queens Village woman, and hiding her body has pleaded guilty to manslaughter, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment

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