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Two charged in counterfeit Super Bowl ticket operation
Two charged in counterfeit Super Bowl ticket operation
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2014 at 4:10PM

Two men have been charged with running a counterfeit operation in Queens and elsewhere, allegedly manufacturing and selling tickets to the Super Bowl and NFL playoff games, District Attorney Richard Brown and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Tuesday.

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.

Hollis car dealership charged with sales tax theft
Northeast Maggie Hayes 11/25/2013 at 12:25PM

A father and son are accused of illegally pocketing hundreds of thousands of dollars from their Hollis car dealerships. Yunas Khan, 52, and his son Tabraiz Khan, 27, head Horse Power Sales on Jamaica Avenue and Car Palace on 183rd Street. They are charged with $500,000 in state sales tax theft for allegedly under-reporting sales [...]

LeFrak City tenant allegedly stole money, identities from residents
LeFrak City tenant allegedly stole money, identities from residents
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 10/08/2013 at 5:12PM

A tenant at an Elmhurst apartment complex has been charged with money laundering and identity theft involving other former and current residents. According to District Attorney Richard A. Brown, Olawale Akinnawonu, 45, a tenant of the LeFrak City apartment complex, has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 between November 2011 and May 2013 after [...]