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Saturday, May 14, 2016

East Elmhurst

East Elmhurst man sentenced for child sex abuse incident

An East Elmhurst man has been sentenced to one to three years in prison after pleading guilty to promoting a sexual performance by a child, Queens DA Richard Brown announced last Thursday. Computer technicians discovered sexually explicit photographs of children on the defendant’s computer after he dropped it off for repairs at a Long Island City Best Buy store in March 2014. Comments (1)
Hollis

Police look for missing man

HOLLIS — The NYPD was seeking the public’s help in trying to locate a Hollis resident who was reported missing. Comments (2)

Friday, May 13, 2016

Jamaica

Priest shot in arm in Jamaica incident

A priest was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting during an incident in the early Sunday morning in Jamaica, according to the NYPD. The pastor was hit in the arm but was otherwise unhurt. Comment
Woodside

Woodside assault suspect sought: NYPD

WOODSIDE — The NYPD was asking for the public’s assistance identifying an individual with ties to an assault that happened within the confines of the 108th Precinct. Comment

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Rosedale

Rosedale man convicted for 2013 shooting

D’aja Robinson, 14, was on her way home from a Sweet Sixteen party when a bullet smashed a window on a Q6 bus she had just boarded and killed her. Now, nearly three years later, Kevin McClinton, 24, has been convicted of her murder. Comment

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Jamaica Estates

Shot fired in St John’s dorm after confrontation involving seven men

Three men entered a residence hall at St. John’s University in Jamaica Estates Wednesday afternoon and after a dispute with four other men fired a gun in a robbery attempt, police said. The suspects fled the campus grounds but were later apprehended only a block away from the university, the NYPD said. Comment

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Jamaica

Jamaica man sentenced for having child porn, molesting girl

A Jamaica man was sentenced to three years in prison Monday after he pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon, possessing child pornography and sexual abuse, according to the Queens district attorney’s office. Comments (1)

Monday, May 9, 2016

Jamaica

Priest shot in arm during incident in Jamaica

A priest was shot in the arm early Sunday morning in Jamaica, according to the NYPD. Comments (2)
South Ozone Park

Man struck during hit-and-run in South Ozone Park

Police were trying to find the driver of a black SUV who they claim struck a pedestrian in South Ozone Park early Sunday morning and then fled the scene. Comment

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