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Queens child luring suspect arrested
Queens child luring suspect arrested
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/01/2013 at 9:02AM

The man wanted for trying to lure two girls into his car in Queens last week, has been arrested, said police. Angel Recalde, 43, of Flushing, has been charged with two counts of luring a child to commit a crime, endangering the welfare of a child and harassement. On the morning of Friday, January 25, in [...]

Suspect arrested for exposing himself to girls on Flushing street
Suspect arrested for exposing himself to girls on Flushing street
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/31/2013 at 12:40PM

Police have arrested a man who was wanted for exposing himself to two girls, ages 12 and 13, in Queens Monday. Dagoberto Amaya, 32, of Flushing, has been charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and three counts of public lewdness.     RECOMMENDED STORIES Police release video of Queens child luring [...]

Burglar wanted for rooftop break-ins at Queens stores
Burglar wanted for rooftop break-ins at Queens stores
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/31/2013 at 11:18AM

Police are looking for a man who burglarized several Queens businesses by breaking in through the stores’ rooftops. The first incident took place at 3 a.m. on December 24, at a Rite Aid located at 47-07 Broadway in Astoria. He cut a hole through the roof of the drugstore, but did not enter the business. [...]

Howard Beach bank robbery suspect sought
Howard Beach bank robbery suspect sought
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/30/2013 at 11:43AM

The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying the suspect wanted for a bank robbery in Howard Beach. On Thursday, January 17, the suspect walked into the Capital One Bank, located at 155-14 Cross Bay Boulevard and demanded money. The teller complied and the suspect fled with an undetermined amount of cash. There were no [...]

Police release video of Queens child luring suspect
Police release video of Queens child luring suspect
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/30/2013 at 11:08AM

The NYPD has released the video of the suspect and the Escalade he used to try to lure two Queens girls. On Friday, January 25, around 7:00 a.m., the suspect drove alongside a 13-year-old girl walking on Northern Boulevard near 102nd Street in Corona. He engaged the teen in conversation, but, realizing she did not [...]

Man exposes himself to girls on Flushing street
Man exposes himself to girls on Flushing street
Northeast Cristabelle Tumola 1/30/2013 at 10:14AM

Authorities are looking for a man who exposed himself to two girls, ages 12 and 13, in Flushing on Monday, January 28. Around 7:40 a.m., the suspect approached the girls as they walked on Bowne Street, said police. He attempted to engage them in a conversation and then exposed his genitals to them.  The victims [...]

Suspect assaults kid in Queens grocery store
Suspect assaults kid in Queens grocery store
Police Queens Courier Staff 1/29/2013 at 4:44PM

Cops are looking for a perp alleged to have sexually abused a nine-year-old girl in a Elmhurst grocery store. The incident took place around 3:15 p.m. on Friday, January 25 before the suspect, a Hispanic male age 25 to 30, fled the scene. He is described as 5’8” tall, of slim build and wearing a [...]

Man wanted for trying to grab teen girls off streets of Queens
Man wanted for trying to grab teen girls off streets of Queens
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2013 at 10:46AM

Police are looking for a man wanted for trying to lure two teen girls off the street in two separate incidents last week. On Friday, January 25, around 7:00 a.m., the suspect drove alongside a 13-year-old girl walking on Northern Boulevard near 102nd Street in Corona. He engaged the teen in conversation, but, realizing she [...]

Suspects wanted for assault aboard ‘E’ train
Suspects wanted for assault aboard ‘E’ train
News Maggie Hayes 1/26/2013 at 12:47PM

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance with the whereabouts and identifying individuals wanted in connection to an assault aboard the “E” train at the Union Turnpike station. On Thursday, January 24 at approximately 4:45 p.m., three Hispanic males assaulted a 19-year-old male by punching and kicking him. EMS responded and brought the victim to [...]

Three wanted for Corona jewelry store robbery
Three wanted for Corona jewelry store robbery
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/25/2013 at 5:46PM

Police are looking for three men wanted for robbing a jewelry store in Corona last month. According to the NYPD, on December 19, around 2 p.m., two of the suspects, masked, entered Elegance Jewelry Store, located at 37-56 Junction Boulevard, while a third suspect held the door open and acted as the lookout. Inside, the [...]