Suspect

Man shot in Queens while sitting in car, then drives it into house in Jamaica
Man shot in Queens while sitting in car, then drives it into house in Jamaica
News Jay Lane 12/20/2011 at 9:05AM

Man shot in Queens while sitting in car, then drives it into house in Jamaica  A 50-year-old man was shot while he was sitting in his car Monday and then drove it into a Queens house three blocks away, cops said. The man, whose name was not released, was in the driver’s seat of a Nissan [...]

Police identify man who fired at pair of officers
Police identify man who fired at pair of officers
News Billy Rennison 12/18/2011 at 9:19PM

Police have identified the man that allegedly fired at two officers earlier this month in Jackson Heights while disguised in a fake beard, trench coat, hat and dark glasses. Officers were alerted of a suspicious male on the corner of 76th Street and Roosevelt Avenue on Friday, December 2.  When the officers approached the suspect [...]

Cops search for person of interest in murder of Police Officer Peter Figoski
Cops search for person of interest in murder of Police Officer Peter Figoski
Police Billy Rennison 12/12/2011 at 3:22PM

Police captured the guman who shot and killed Police Officer Peter Figoski in Brooklyn earlier this morning, but are still on the lookout for a second person of interest in connection with the murder. Police described the second suspect as a Hispanic between 24-30 years of age with black hair and a light complexion. The [...]

Police searching for Woodside shooting suspect
Police searching for Woodside shooting suspect
News Billy Rennison 12/12/2011 at 11:08AM

Police are on the lookout for a suspect involved in a Woodside shooting over the weekend. Eladio Espejo, 26, became involved in an argument with the victim inside 47-16 Greenpoint Avenue at approximately 5:40 a.m. on Saturday, December 10, according to police.  After the dispute, the suspect left.  When the victim, a 32-year-old Hispanic man, [...]

Cops search for suspect who shot at two officers in Jackson Heights
Cops search for suspect who shot at two officers in Jackson Heights
News Billy Rennison 12/08/2011 at 1:53PM

Police have released a photo of the man who allegedly shot at a pair of police officers in Jackson Heights while disguised in a fake beard, trench coat, hat and dark glasses. Officers were alerted of a suspicious male on the corner of 76th Street and Roosevelt Avenue on Friday, December 2.  When the officers [...]

Man Suspected Of Sexually Abusing Two Pre-Teen Girls In Elmhurst
Man Suspected Of Sexually Abusing Two Pre-Teen Girls In Elmhurst
News Jay Lane 11/30/2011 at 9:02AM

Feds arrest NY lawmaker on new bribery charges Less than three weeks after being acquitted in a federal corruption case, a New York state lawmaker was arrested Tuesday on new charges that he sought and accepted bribes from a carnival promoter and two undercover FBI agents posing as real estate developers. William Boyland Jr., a [...]

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 [...]

[UPDATE] Suspect arrested for George Gibbons’ hit-and-run
[UPDATE] Suspect arrested for George Gibbons’ hit-and-run
News Billy Rennison 11/15/2011 at 5:39PM

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 after the accident.  The suspect was [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/24/2011: 2-month old baby abandoned on Queens street
Queens’ Morning Roundup – 10/24/2011: 2-month old baby abandoned on Queens street
News Jay Lane 10/24/2011 at 11:00AM

2-month old baby abandoned on Queens street Police say a 21-year-old mother is facing charges after authorities found her 2-month-old baby in a stroller on a Queens street. Authorities got a call about an infant crying shortly before 5 a.m. Saturday. They responded to 111th Avenue and found the boy, wrapped in a coat and [...]