Woman caught at JFK allegedly smuggling cocaine in hair products
Woman caught at JFK allegedly smuggling cocaine in hair products
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/14/2013 at 12:16PM

A woman flying into JFK Airport from the Dominican Republic last month tried to sneak into the country with more than six pounds of cocaine concealed in hair products, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials said. CBP officers were inspecting the baggage of Erika Rodriguez de los Santos, who had just arrived on a [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 10/11/2012 at 7:00AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 8 mph. EVENT of the DAY: The Mutations Devil Science Theater is an interactive event where the audience plays drinking games and makes fun of terrible movies while being egged on [...]

Jackson Heights drug den busted
Jackson Heights drug den busted
News Alexa Altman 6/07/2012 at 11:01AM

The drug-dealing doings of two thugs were blown when officials sniffed out the pair’s operation, uncovering 18 pounds of cocaine from their Jackson Heights stash house. According to the office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor (SNP), Wilmar Florez-Jimenez, 30, of Queens and Alvaro Montoya, 51, of Elizabeth, New Jersey were arrested on May 14 and [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/05/2012 at 7:13AM

Eight Kilos Of Cocaine Seized In Jackson Heights House Two men were arrested after more than eight kilograms of cocaine were seized from a home in Jackson Heights, Queens last month. Officials say the drugs were found in an apartment on 81st Street month during an investigation by state police. Read more: [NY1] Small Mexican [...]

Drug bust nets cash, guns, lands 45 in jail
News Toni Cimino 5/18/2012 at 3:39PM

A large-scale bust landed 45 people – alleged members of two drug organizations operating in southeast Queens – in jail on drug, weapons and other charges. The two organizations were allegedly being run by a set of the Bloods street gang known as the “South Side Bloods” and by James “Wall” Corley, an original member [...]

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