Theft

Man wanted for series of subway cell phone thefts
Man wanted for series of subway cell phone thefts
News Billy Rennison 12/21/2012 at 10:30AM

Police are searching for a man wanted for snatching five electronic devices over the past month on trains in Queens and Brooklyn. Four cell phones and an iPad were stolen in the incidents that all occurred E, F, or R trains as they entered the station, according to police. The five victims were all women between the [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 9/13/2012 at 7:05AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Thursday night: Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. JFK workers busted in mini liquor theft ring Eighteen former and current JFK [...]

Police search for Astoria grand larceny suspect
Police search for Astoria grand larceny suspect
News Billy Rennison 2/29/2012 at 5:58PM

Police are requesting the public’s help identifying and locating an Astoria grand larceny suspect. The suspect entered Central Collision, an auto repair shop in 36th Avenue, on Wednesday, February 15 and stole woman’s unattended pocketbook, according to authorities. The purse contained the woman’s wallet, cash and credit cards. Shortly after the robbery, the suspect unsuccessfully [...]