Man charged with using fake deed to steal elderly woman’s Laurelton home


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A man accused of stealing a woman’s Laurelton family home with a fake deed transfer has been arrested and charged, according to District Attorney Richard Brown.

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Alleged Queens gang members indicted on charges of conspiring to commit murder, robbery


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Thirty-one reputed southeast Queens gang members have been indicted on charges of conspiring to murder two people and conspiring to commit robberies in order to bail out an alleged teenage gang leader, officials said.

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Queens doctor ordered to pay back more than $65K in insurance scheme


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One South Richmond Hill physician, who pleaded guilty to deceiving insurance companies and fraudulently billing medical tests he never performed, will now have to return more than $65,000, according to the district attorney’s office.

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Suspect charged with hate crime in Ozone Park hit-and-run of Sikh man


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Police have arrested a 55-year-old Long Island man and charged him with a hate crime after her allegedly ran another man over last month and dragged him several feet before fleeing.

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Two women accused of abusing young exchange students at Little Neck tutoring academy


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Two women have been charged with endangering the welfare of four Korean exchange students in a private tutoring academy in Little Neck, prosecutors said.

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Ozone Park couple accused of beating, starving 12-year-old daughter


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An Ozone Park couple has been busted for child abuse after their 12-year-old daughter went through years of suffering that included being locked in her room without food and water, and being hit with a broken broom handle, officials said.

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Flushing woman sentenced for illegal butt injection procedures


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A Flushing woman was sentenced to two to three years in prison for illegally injecting two customers during butt enhancement procedures and causing one of them to be hospitalized, according to the district attorney’s office.

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Man charged with murder in shooting of 15-year-old girl in Jamaica


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An arrest was made in connection to the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old girl inside a Jamaica home Wednesday night, sources said.

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Queens teacher accused of sexual encounter with second student


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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A Queens teacher busted for having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student was arrested again for sexually abusing another teen at the Ridgewood high school where she worked, prosecutors said Wednesday.

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