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One dead, one wounded in Far Rockaway shooting
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/24/2013 at 11:35AM

A shooting inside a Far Rockaway home Monday left one man dead and another wounded, police said. Shots rang out about 8 p.m. inside a residence at 211 Beach 31st St, police said. Daniel Fils, 18, was struck once in the chest and a 23-year-old man was shot in the arm. Fils was taken to St. John’s Hospital [...]

Police looking for suspect in deadly Woodhaven hit-and-run
Police Angy Altamirano 12/07/2013 at 2:06PM

Updated December 7, 3:57 p.m. Police are looking for a suspect who fatally struck a man in Woodhaven Friday morning. The victim, 35-year-old Yunior Antonio Perez Rodriguez, of Brooklyn, was struck by a car around 3:15 a.m. while attempting to cross Woodhaven Boulevard at Jamaica Avenue, said cops. Rodriguez sustained severe trauma and was taken to Jamaica Hospital [...]

Cops investigating homicide of shooting victim taken to Jamaica Hospital
Police Maggie Hayes 12/04/2013 at 3:58PM

Police are investigating an incident in which an unidentified woman was brought to Jamaica Hospital with a gunshot wound to her head. Two people brought the woman, 38, to the hospital Tuesday morning where she was pronounced dead. Cops responded to the scene at about 10:40 a.m. and ruled the incident as a homicide. The [...]

Livery cab driver arrested for JFK Airport stabbing
Livery cab driver arrested for JFK Airport stabbing
Police Queens Courier Staff 11/23/2013 at 12:25PM

BY CRISTABELLE TUMOLA AND ANGY ALTAMIRANO A Flushing man has been arrested for a stabbing at  John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday after getting involved in a dispute with another man. The incident began outside of Terminal 8 around 4:45 p.m., then spilled into a parking lot, where one of the men stabbed the other above [...]

Jamaica man charged with attempted murder in alleged beating of off-duty police officer
Jamaica man charged with attempted murder in alleged beating of off-duty police officer
Police Queens Courier Staff 11/17/2013 at 9:05PM

Updated Monday, November 18, 1:24 p.m. LIAM LA GUERRE AND CRISTABELLE TUMOLA A Jamaica man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a fight in South Richmond Hill that left an off-duty NYPD sergeant brutally wounded early Sunday morning. Hayden Holder, 29, and Sergeant Mohamed Deen, allegedly got into a verbal argument near [...]

Jamaica Hospital ready for Obamacare
Jamaica Hospital ready for Obamacare
Health Liam La Guerre 11/08/2013 at 3:04PM

Residents looking for more information about insurance under the new Affordable Care Act need not search too far. Officials from Jamaica Hospital said they are planning to reach out to the community to help people learn about plans under New York State of Health, the state’s dedicated health care marketplace under the health care reform [...]

Three injured after Richmond Hill house fire
News Angy Altamirano 10/12/2013 at 4:59PM

Three people are left injured after a house fire in Richmond Hill. According to the FDNY, a call came in on Saturday at approximately 1:01 a.m. for a fire at 87-40 124th Street. Upon arrival, firefighters found the fire in the basement of the one-story home. The fire was under control by 3:58 a.m. One [...]