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Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018

Crime

East Elmhurst man gets six months in sale of stolen tortoise

The East Elmhurst man who authorities say was responsible for lifting a rare tortoise from its Douglaston habitat was sentenced to six months behind bars last Friday on charges of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Comment

Monday, Jan. 29, 2018

Kew Gardens

Connecticut man convicted in 2011 road-rage killing

A Connecticut man has been convicted of murder in a Kew Gardens road-rage episode that left one man dead and his brother shot in the face, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (1)

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018

Ozone Park

Ozone Park man sentenced for child sexual abuse: DA

An Ozone Park man will face time in prison after pleading guilty to sexually abusing and taking nude photographs of a 14-year-old girl, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (1)

Friday, Jan. 26, 2018

Far Rockaway

Burglar pleads guilty to thefts posted on Facebook

Naquan Hill, a Far Rockaway man who boldly attempted to escape from the Rikers Island Prison Complex last summer, pleaded guilty last week to burglarizing two homes in Queens in 2016, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. Comment

Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018

Bayside

Police search for two suspects in recent crime spree

Police were looking for two men responsible for a crime spree in numerous locations around the borough this month, striking most recently in Bayside. Comments (4)

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018

The East Elmhurst man responsible for lifting a rare tortoise from its Douglaston habitat was sentenced to six months behind bars Thursday on charges of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Comment
Jamaica

Police searching for suspect who robbed Jamaica grocery store

Police were searching for a suspect who allegedly stole $600 from a supermarket in Jamaica. Comments (8)
Maspeth

Man robs Investor’s Bank in Maspeth: NYPD

The NYPD was searching for a suspect wanted in connection with a bank robbery that occurred Monday in Maspeth. Comments (1)

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