Search Results for Francisco Leal

Man arrested in 2013 LIC murder
Man arrested in 2013 LIC murder
Police Angy Altamirano 5/14/2014 at 1:11PM

Police have arrested a 27-year-old man for the murder of an aspiring hip-hop artist last year in Long Island City.

Long Island City murder leads to calls against gun violence
Long Island City murder leads to calls against gun violence
Police Alexa Altman 2/12/2013 at 12:46PM

The shooting of a 27-year-old aspiring hip-hop artist near the Queensbridge Houses is raising clamor among politicians and community activists fighting against gun violence. The victim, Francisco Leal, 27, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the chest around 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 2 at the corner of 21st Street and 41st Avenue. While the [...]

Suspect sought in Long Island City murder
Suspect sought in Long Island City murder
Police Queens Courier Staff 2/04/2013 at 8:31AM

Authorities are looking for a suspect in the murder of a Manhattan man who was shot and killed in Long Island City Saturday night, police said. Francisco Leal, 27, had a gunshot wound to his chest when cops found him on the corner of 21st Street and 41st Avenue around 10 p.m. He was taken to [...]

History's a hit with volleyball teen
Education & Kids Zachary Braziller 7/27/2006 at 12:00AM

Cynthia Leal's life changed the day she walked through the doors of the Academy of American Studies. From that point on, she hungered for American History and developed a thirst for the sport of volleyball. Neither subject nor sport interested her much prior to the fall of 2001. Leal was recently awarded the Gilder Lehrman [...]