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Police are looking for this woman in connection with a bank robbery.

102nd Precinct

Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill East, Richmond Hill, Woodhaven, and the Northern part of Ozone Park

Bank robber sought

The New York Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect wanted for a bank robbery that occurred at the Chase Bank at 90-14 Jamaica Avenue.

On Tuesday, November 1, the suspect entered the location, approached a teller and demanded cash.  The suspect threatened that she was in possession of a gun, but never displayed the weapon.  The teller handed over an undetermined amount of cash and the suspect fled. She was last seen walking westbound on Jamaica Avenue.

The suspect is described as a female, white, in her 30s, 5’8″, 150 pounds, with blonde hair and eye glasses. The suspect was last seen wearing a black and white Adidas nylon top with blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

Precinct Council to meet

The 102nd Precinct Community Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 15 at 8 p.m. at the Moose Hall, 87-34 118th Street, Richmond Hill.


104th Precinct

Glendale, Maspeth, Middle Village and Ridgewood

Reports claim fatal hit-and-run on LIE

According to published reports, a homeless man was struck and killed as he walked along the Long Island Expressway on Thursday, November 3.

Reports say the car – which sped off after the incident – had been traveling eastbound near the 48th Street exit ramp and the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.

The unidentified man was declared dead on the scene.


106th Precinct

Ozone Park, South Ozone Park, Richmond Hill and Howard Beach

Seek robbery suspect

The New York Police Department is asking for your help in identifying the suspect wanted for a robbery.

On Wednesday, October 16, the female victim, 21, was walking in the vicinity of 87th Street in Ozone Park when the suspect, armed with a gun, approached her and demanded her property. The victim complied, and the suspect fled with cash, jewelry, her cell phone and iPod. There were no reported injuries.

The suspect is described as a black male, 22 to 28 years old, 5’6″ to 5’8″ tall, weighing 130 to 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue sweatshirt, dark jeans and a black baseball hat.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.


113th Precinct

St. Albans, Hollis, Springfield Gardens, South Ozone Park, South Jamaica, Addisleigh Park and Locust Manor

Teen arrested in fatal stabbing

Police have arrested a 17-year-old they say fatally stabbed another teen.

On Friday, October 28, police responded to a report of a male stabbed in the vicinity of 117th Avenue and 142nd Street.

Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim, later identified as Patrick Dixon, 17, with a stab wound to his neck.  EMS also responded to the location and took the victim to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Pursuant to an ongoing criminal investigation, Stephon Huffman, 17, was arrested and charged with murder in the second degree, robbery in the first and second degrees, tampering with evidence and criminal possession of a weapon.