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Police search for Long Island City grand larceny suspects
Police search for Long Island City grand larceny suspects
News Billy Rennison 4/11/2012 at 11:16AM

The NYPD is searching for two suspects they say stole music equipment from a Long Island City storage facility. Cameras caught the suspects taking a Yamaha keyboard and musician’s bench from the Storage Deluxe on 21st Street on Friday, March 16. Police described the suspects as white or Hispanic males in their 30s. The keyboards [...]

String of robberies strike Astoria
String of robberies strike Astoria
News Billy Rennison 4/05/2012 at 12:49PM

The NYPD is searching for two suspects wanted in connection with a string of Astoria break-ins. Three stores were robbed between the night of Tuesday, March 27 and the afternoon of Wednesday, March 28, police said. The suspects entered the businesses by breaking the locks on the doors and proceeded to removed cash, a register [...]

Police search for forged check suspects
Police search for forged check suspects
News Billy Rennison 1/30/2012 at 10:54AM

Police are looking for four suspects they say cashed forged checks worth over $40,000. The suspects visited various Queens Chase Banks on November 21 and 22 cashing 25 forged checks worth over $40,000, according to police. Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS [...]

Teen’s Alleged Assaulter Pretended To Be A Police Officer
Teen’s Alleged Assaulter Pretended To Be A Police Officer
News Jay Lane 12/28/2011 at 8:59AM

Teen’s Alleged Assaulter Pretended To Be A Police Officer Police were searching late Tuesday for a man who allegedly pretended to be a police officer and sexually assaulted a teenage boy he met in a subway station in Sunset Park, Brooklyn last week. Investigators say the man approached a 15-year-old boy at the 53rd Street [...]

Suspects sought for a dozen robberies in Long Island City
Suspects sought for a dozen robberies in Long Island City
News Billy Rennison 12/21/2011 at 4:17PM

Police are seeking a man and woman wanted in connection with 12 robberies — 11 of which have occurred over the past month. Most of the incidents have occurred between the morning and evening — during school and work hours — with the thieves entering through a window or door. Five of the robberies have [...]

Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer
Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer
News Jay Lane 12/14/2011 at 8:54AM

Suspects Held Without Bail In Alleged Murder Of NYPD Officer Prosecutors said Tuesday that Lamont Pride didn’t hesitate to pull the trigger on NYPD Officer Peter Figoski. “He was targeted for homicide because he wore the uniform of the NYPD,” said Ken Taub, chief of homicide at the Brooklyn district attorney’s office. Prosecutors say Pride [...]

[Watch Video] Police search for suspects in two Astoria robberies
News Billy Rennison 12/08/2011 at 11:30AM

Police are searching for three suspects wanted in connection with two December 1 Astoria robberies. The suspects approached two victims along Ditmars Boulevard displaying a black semi automatic handgun demanding cash and cell phone, according to police. The first incident occurred at 27th Street at approximately 7 p.m. with the second robbery taking place just [...]

[UPDATE] Cops hunt Long Island City rape suspects
[UPDATE] Cops hunt Long Island City rape suspects
News Steve Mosco 12/07/2011 at 10:14AM

Police are looking for three suspects in connection with the ambush and rape of a woman in Long Island City. According to police, the 20-year-old victim — who is from the neighborhood — was walking along Vernon Boulevard and 10th Street in L.I.C. at approximately 3:45 a.m. on Sunday, December 4 when she was grabbed [...]

Suspects wanted in connection with two gas station robberies in Queens [Watch Video]
News Billy Rennison 11/23/2011 at 12:08PM

Police are looking for two suspects wanted in connection for two recent robberies of gas stations in Queens. Both robberies occurred on Saturday, November 19 within a half an hour of each other.  The first incident took place in the Mobile Gas Station located at 96-27 Queens Boulevard at 7:20 p.m.  The suspects, armed with [...]