A man was pronounced dead following an accident on the westbound service road of the Long Island Expressway, near the Brooklyn Queens Expressway, on Thursday, November 1. The accident occurred at 4:13 a.m. according to police. Upon reaching the scene, cops determined the man had struck a light pole while driving. The police are investigating […]
Police are looking for the man wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl at knifepoint on October 2. The suspect is described as 25 years old, 5’7”, wearing a black shirt and khaki pants. He did not take any property from the girl, who was treated and released at Elmhurst General Hospital.
A Long Island City man was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment after he shot himself in the foot. Romono Thomas, 54 shot himself with a 12-gauge shotgun inside his 27th Street home around 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 6. He was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital in Astoria. Reckless endangerment is a class A […]
WOODSIDEAttempted Murder On Alleged Vandal Several men allegedly tried to kill Anthony Albaricci, 24 - choking, stabbing, slashing, and even running him over - on January 5. According to published reports, the incident allegedly happened after Albaricci spray painted the wall of Aamer Khan's Woodside home with the words “Aamer, you scum, pick up your […]
Long ISland CityFatal Accident A motorcycle fatally collided with a sanitation truck on September 22. According to police, the motorcyclist, a 27-year-old male, had been traveling eastbound on Review Avenue when he collided with the truck traveling westbound. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead on the scene. There were no arrests made and […]
WoodsideWoman Stabs Mother A 58-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her 91-year-old mother repeatedly with scissors on August 1. According to reports, Marilyn Pulaski stabbed her mother in the head, arms and legs. The victim, Helen Pulaski, was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where she is listed in serious but stable condition. The suspect […]
Long Island CityMotorcycle Crashes, One Dead A motorcyclist collided with a wall on the Brooklyn-bound BQE between Roosevelt Avenue and Queens Boulevard on August 13. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel responded and took the victim, Mahmod Hamdan, 31, to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A medical examiner is to determine the cause […]
LOng Island CityOff-Duty Officer Arrested An off-duty correction officer was arrested on July 8 for allegedly pointing a firearm at two males with whom he had had a dispute. Correction officer Raul Malave has been charged with menacing in connection with the incident.
Long Island CityDOA Found An unidentified male was found, down and unconscious with head trauma at the corner of 43rd Road and 12th Street on June 3. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responded and pronounced him dead on the scene. A medical examiner will determine the cause of death. The investigation is ongoing.
Long Island CityFatal Crash On Queensborough Bridge A man was killed after he crashed his car on the upper level of the Queensborough Bridge on April 21. According to police, the car hit the left wall of the bridge on the Manhattan-bound Thompson Street entrance to the upper level just before 4 a.m. The 24-year-old […]
Long Island CityTeacher Arrested A physical education teacher at Aviation High School was arrested on March 16 for allegedly threatening three students with a knife after they refused to participate in class. Mark Omeltchenko, 45, was charged with menacing as well as harassment and endangering the welfare of a child following the incident.
Long Island City Pedestrian Fatally Struck A man was crossing southbound on Queens Boulevard at Jackson Avenue on February 24 when he was struck by a 1996 Toyota Landcruiser traveling eastbound on Queens Boulevard. The driver, a 65-year-old male, remained on the scene. The victim was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he was pronounced […]