East Elmhurst residents blasted city officials Wednesday for placing a homeless shelter on Astoria Boulevard without community consultation, calling the move a “covert operation reeking of disrespect.”
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A thief has hit seven Flushing businesses since last November, stealing as much as $18,000 during one of the incidents, cops said.
Police are looking for a suspect wanted in five bank robberies and two attempted heists around Queens over the past two years.
A man caught shoplifting at a Jamaica children’s clothing store attacked two security guards with an ice pick before fleeing, cops said.
A robber grabbed a 90-year-old man in front of a Long Island City supermarket last week and forced him to drive to two ATMs to withdraw cash, police said.
A man followed a woman into her Jackson Heights apartment building last month and attempted to rape her, police said.
Cops have released a sketch of the suspect who fatally punched a 56-year-old man in Woodside last month.
An 18-year-old was attacked by two men who punched and choked the girl before trying to rob and rape her in Ridgewood on Wednesday, police said.
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.
A burglary suspect has broken into five Long Island City restaurants and bars since June, getting away with cash and electronics, cops said.