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Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017

Flushing

Man wanted in connection to Flushing assault: NYPD

FLUSHING — Police were searching for a man wanted in connection with an assault in Flushing. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

Corona ►Video

Exclusive: Manhattan woman gives $2,300 to Corona church to replace stolen instruments

A philanthropist from Manhattan’s Upper East Side was watching the news Saturday morning and saw surveillance video of a thief breaking into a Corona church. The suspect was stealing musical instruments valued at $2,300 by the NYPD. It was then that Boo Grace, 64, began planning a trip to Queens. Comments (1)
Howard Beach

Forum publisher busted in mob tampering case

Patricia Adams, the publisher of The Forum newspaper, has been accused of participating in witness tampering on behalf of an associate of the Bonanno crime family, according to the FBI. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

Woodside

Man exposes himself, tries to rape a woman in Woodside: NYPD

A man tried to rape a 24-year-old woman in Woodside early on the morning of Aug. 17, according to the NYPD. The suspect approached the woman in the vicinity of Woodside Avenue and 61st Street at around 12:30 a.m. and pretended to have a gun as he exposed himself, police said. Comment
Jackson Heights

Man robbed in Jackson Heights subway station: NYPD

The NYPD is looking for two suspects who allegedly robbed a man inside the elevator at the Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street subway station in Jackson Heights Aug. 12. Just before 5 p.m., a man and a woman followed the 51-year-old victim into the elevator and demanded money, police said. Comment
Maspeth

Cops seek two suspects in Maspeth burglaries

The NYPD was seeking two suspects in connection with a burglary pattern within the confines of the 104th Precinct. Comment

Friday, Aug. 18, 2017

Corona ►Video

Thief steals $2,300 worth of musical instruments from Corona church: NYPD

Police were searching for a thief who broke into a Baptist Church in Corona, and stole musical instruments valued around $2,300 according to the NYPD. Comment
Astoria

MTA employee slugged after chastising rider doing pull-ups: NYPD

A 64-year-old MTA worker was assaulted in Astoria after he told a rider to stop doing pull-ups on an N train’s handrails, according to the NYPD. Comment
Jamaica

Three Queens Detention Facility correction officers arrested

Three correction officers who worked at Queens Detention Facility in Jamaica were arrested for allegedly smuggling contraband to at least nine inmates and accepting bribes of over $4,725 through wire transfers and cash from 2016-17, according to the United States Attorney’s Office of the Southern District. Comments (1)

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