Rape

Queens Morning Roundup
Queens Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/27/2014 at 7:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: A mix of clouds and sun early followed by cloudy skies this afternoon. High around 35. Winds SW at 20 to 30 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 8. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph.

DNA links man to two 1997 Richmond Hill rapes
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2014 at 12:09PM

A 55-year-old man already serving a prison sentence for a burglary charge was tied through DNA evidence to two separate Richmond Hill rapes dating back to 1997, District Attorney Richard Brown said.

Cops looking for suspect who tried to rape Ozone Park woman at knifepoint
Cops looking for suspect who tried to rape Ozone Park woman at knifepoint
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/15/2013 at 9:25AM

A man tried to rape a woman at knifepoint inside her Ozone Park apartment Friday morning, then cut his victim as she stopped his attack, police said. The suspect gained entry inside the 27-year-old victim’s home around 10 a.m., placed a pocket knife to her neck and told the woman to take her clothes off, according [...]

Police search for suspect in Richmond Hill attempted rape
Police search for suspect in Richmond Hill attempted rape
Police Angy Altamirano 7/07/2013 at 9:03PM

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 [...]

Former Queens teacher pleads guilty to rape of student
Former Queens teacher pleads guilty to rape of student
Police Melissa Chan 5/21/2013 at 3:05PM

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 [...]

Outrage over teacher’s alleged sex romp with student
Outrage over teacher’s alleged sex romp with student
Police Melissa Chan 4/10/2013 at 12:57PM

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 [...]

Jogger tasered, sexually assaulted in Forest Park
Jogger tasered, sexually assaulted in Forest Park
Police Melissa Chan 3/31/2013 at 1:30PM

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 [...]