Jordan Hawes

Astoria man who allegedly killed wife charged after fleeing to CT
News Melissa Chan 2/15/2012 at 2:43PM

An Astoria man faces murder charges for allegedly bludgeoning his wife to death, according to the district attorney. Jordan Hawes, 32, was arrested by Connecticut State Police on February 4 after officers found his wife dead in bed at their 30th Street apartment two days earlier. “I did something wrong. I surrender myself,” he allegedly [...]

Shot cop slays gun fiend
Shot cop slays gun fiend
News Jay Lane 2/15/2012 at 9:24AM

Shot cop slays gun fiend An NYPD detective was shot in the arm during a wild gun battle in a Harlem subway station yesterday — but he was amazingly able to return fire and kill the suspect, officials said. Career criminal Michael McBride and Queens Detective Kevin Herlihy exchanged 19 shots during the 4:20 p.m. [...]

Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown
Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown
News Jay Lane 2/07/2012 at 9:08AM

Giants ticker tape set to fly downtown Rabid Big Blue fans will flood the Canyon of Heroes today to watch Eli Manning and the Super Bowl champion Giants march up Broadway — and a lucky 500 will get to attend an exclusive City Hall ceremony afterward. Officials doled out 250 pairs of tickets after holding [...]

[Update] Astoria woman found dead in apartment
[Update] Astoria woman found dead in apartment
Police Billy Rennison 2/06/2012 at 11:00AM

A Queens woman was found dead late Thursday night in her Astoria apartment, police say. At approximately 8:30 p.m., police responded to a 9-1-1 call to 30th Street where they discovered Tara Hawes, 33, with blunt force trauma to her head.  EMS pronounced the victim dead on arrival. Police are searching for the woman’s husband, Jordan [...]