Two Queens men have been indicted in separate sex trafficking cases for allegedly forcing teen girls to work as prostitutes, announced District Attorney Richard Brown.
Police are looking for Wu Lin, 35, who they say raped a woman in Kissena Park on Wednesday. The suspect also allegedly burned the victim’s hair and clothes, cops say.
The police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection to an alleged attempted rape in Richmond Hill. According to the NYPD, on Friday, July 5, at approximately 3:15 a.m., the 21-year-old victim was walking near 115th Street and 85th Avenue when she was approached by the suspect who grabbed her from behind, threw her [...]
A Queens middle school teacher charged with statutory rape has pleaded guilty and is expected to be sentenced to six months in jail as part of a plea deal, officials said. Daniel Reilly, 36, admitted to having sex multiple times at his Forest Hills home with a 14-year-old girl he used to teach, said District [...]
The Queens middle school teacher charged with statutory rape was a popular, fun educator who shared details about his personal life with his class, students said. “He was actually a really cool teacher,” said a former student. “He was funny. He joked around with us a lot.” Daniel Reilly, a sixth grade English teacher at [...]
A woman was struck with a stun gun and then sexually assaulted Friday while jogging in a Queens park, police said. The 23-year-old victim was taken to the hospital for neck injuries after the March 29 attack in Forest Park at about 7:30 p.m. Police are looking for a white male suspect, who is between [...]
A Queens man locked up for nine months on charges of attempted rape and sex abuse has been exonerated after DNA retrieved from the victim’s sweater did not match up to his, a defense attorney said. Kenneth King, 41, was arrested last September for the attempted rape and sex abuse of a woman who was [...]
EVENT of the DAY: A tale of two stadiums Shea Stadium and Yankee Stadium disappear under “the slow precision of giant machinery whose operators’ hands were not unlike skilled surgeons choreographing a dinosaur ballet.” The exhibit shows the changing face of New York through the eyes and viewpoints of three photographers: Rich Scarpitta, Steve Spak and [...]
The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a suspect who is wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Astoria. On Friday, July 13, at 1:35 a.m., the victim, a 20-year-old woman, exited a livery cab and entered the vestibule area of an apartment building near 30th Street and 34th Avenue, said [...]
Boy, 14, drowns A Queens teen drowned in the treacherous waters off Far Rockaway yesterday after going to the beach with pals and jumping in the ocean to celebrate the last day of classes. One buddy tried desperately to save 14 year-old Akeem Craig after he was carried out by a wave — and is [...]