Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly has proposed building a new 110th Precinct in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, the largest park in Queens. The idea was presented on Monday, May 20 at a Public Safety Committee budget hearing. The New York Police Department (NYPD) in conjunction with the mayor’s office and the City of New York Parks and […]
A man wanted in connection with the April 22 murder of one victim and the stabbing of another has been arrested in West Palm Beach, Florida. According to police, Andy Lopez, 23, of Corona, is charged with murder in the second degree, attempted murder in the second degree, and criminal possession of a weapon in […]
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a missing 82-year-old woman. Aeroyon Choi was last seen at her residence, located at 54-39 100th Street, on Sunday, September 30. She is described as 5’4”, and was last seen wearing a light colored shirt, light pants, white sun visor and glasses. She walks with a […]
A silver automobile struck a man on 108th Street at 3:40 a.m. on September 16. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene heading northbound along 108th Street. The victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in critical condition, police said. The investigation is ongoing.
A man was struck by a northbound “E” train on Wednesday, August 29 at Roosevelt Avenue and Broadway. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel responded and took the victim to Elmhurst General Hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.
A 13-year-old girl was struck and killed by a driver with a suspended license on Thursday, August 16. The victim, Caroolina Hernandez, was crossing the intersection of 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard on her bicycle when she was hit by a 2006 Chevy truck making a right turn. The girl was taken to Elmhurst Hospital, […]
Man Wanted In Attempted Car Theft A 26-year-old man is wanted in connection with the attempted robbery of a car. According to police, the suspect was observed damaging the ignition of the vehicle - a 2003 Lincoln Towncar - before the car’s alarm activated. The perp was seen fleeing in a silver sedan. Attempted Robbery […]
About two dozen volunteers recently sacrificed a perfect spring Saturday afternoon, to fight the good fight against graffiti vandals in Elmhurst. The group, organized by the 110th Precinct Community Council, gathered in front of Newtown High School at 90th Street and 48th Avenue on April 28. For two hours, they fanned out to nearby graffiti […]
Two men who posed as water inspectors and got into an unsuspecting 84-year-old’s home made off cash and jewelry on March 16. The “deception burglary” occurred at 56-11 94th Street. If you have information, call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.
A motorist fatally struck a cyclist on Roosevelt Avenue on February 27. The male victim, in his 30s, was taken to New York Hospital Queens where he was pronounced dead. The motorist remained at the scene. No criminality is suspected.
ElmhurstBank Robbery Two unidentified men allegedly robbed a North Fork Bank located at 89-01 Queens Boulevard on Friday, December 15. According to police, the suspects entered the bank, approached separate tellers and displayed silver handguns. They demanded cash from the tellers and fled with an undetermined amount of money. The first suspect is described as […]
ElmhurstSuspect Wanted In Sexual Assault A 13-year-old girl was giving directions to a stranger driving a Lincoln Towncar at 48th Avenue and 92nd Street on December 12 when the suspect convinced her to enter the vehicle. The suspect then drove the girl to 50th Avenue and 97th Street, claimed he was police officer and attempted […]
ElmhurstArrest In Fatal Stabbing A man has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man on September 4. According to police, Luis Hernandez, 28, was arrested and charged with murder, attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the incident which also left another man hospitalized.