L Train

Gone too soon: Joshua Basin’s mother remembers her son’s tragic death
News Alexa Altman 4/03/2012 at 5:53PM

His friends called him “the kid with the golden heart.” Zena Basin called him son. A week after her son Joshua’s senseless death, Zena still expects him to walk through the door of their Howard Beach home. The 20 year old was killed during an altercation on a Manhattan-bound “L” train. The assailant, now identified [...]

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Police involved in Sean Bell shooting get canned
Police involved in Sean Bell shooting get canned
News Michael Pantelidis 3/24/2012 at 1:18PM

Police involved in Sean Bell shooting get canned The cops that gunned down Sean Bell, the Queens man killed on his wedding day in a 50-shot fusillade, will be drummed out of the department, the NYPD said Friday. Detective Gescard Isnora, who fired the shot that touched off the senseless 2006 killing, was found to [...]

19-year-old arrested for L train assault
19-year-old arrested for L train assault
News Queens Courier Staff 11/29/2011 at 9:50AM

104th Precinct Maspeth, Middle Village, Glendale and Ridgewood Police have arrested one of the men they say was wanted for an assault on the “L” train. On November 8, on the Queens bound “L” train at the Myrtle/Wyckoff station, the male victim, 25, was assaulted by three unidentified male blacks. On November 22, Tayari McClellan, [...]

[VIDEO] Police seek L train assault suspects
News Billy Rennison 11/17/2011 at 11:32AM

Police are seeking the public’s help identifying suspects wanted for an assault on a Queens bound L train. Just after 2 a.m. on November 8, three unidentified black males assaulted a 25-year-old Hispanic man at the Myrtle/Wycoff Avenues stop on the L train. Anyone with information in regards to this crime is asked to call [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 11/16/2011: Queens woman describes ‘rape & set-up’ horror
Queens’ Morning Roundup – 11/16/2011: Queens woman describes ‘rape & set-up’ horror
News Jay Lane 11/16/2011 at 9:06AM

Suspect arrested for George Gibbons’ hit-and-run Only two days after Maspeth residents rallied demanding “Justice for George,” the suspect wanted in connection with the hit-and-run that killed George Gibbons was apprehended in Connecticut, according to police. Peter Rodriguez was taken into custody in Connecticut by the Regional Fugitive Task Force one month to the day [...]