Police said that the officers spotted a 21-year-old man running away from the scene. As they chased him, he turned and shot at them. They returned fire and hit him in the right leg.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two men suspected of committing a series of armed robberies in Greenpoint.
The suspects struck twice on April 21 in Jamaica, Queens, police said.
In all three instances, spanning from March 26 to April 4, two men went into stores armed with guns and demanded money, police said. The victims complied every time, and the men left each scene with an unspecified amount of cash, authorities confirmed.
Right up until his sentencing, Jerry Ramrattan denied all the accusations and showed no remorse.
Police on Long Island say two men called a taxi and had the driver wait while they tried to rob a store.
A Queens jury was hearing testimony in the bizarre case of a man charged in what can be described as the most elaborate frame-up prosecutors have ever seen.
Police say the suspect approached his victim, gun in hand, and demanded the victim’s wallet and cell phone before fleeing on foot into the Queensbridge Housing Development.
Authorities said that the incident occurred at 1705 Andrews Avenue in the Morris Heights section
The suspect walked up to the register at the store on McGuinness Boulevard shortly after midnight Sunday and demanded cash from a worker at gunpoint, police said.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who they say has robbed at least four businesses in Queens at gunpoint.
Police are looking for a pair of suspects who they say falsely claimed they were checking for bedbugs at a Manhattan apartment and robbed the place at gunpoint on May 24.
The boy allegedly walked up to a 27-year-old man on Hoffman Avenue Sunday, pulled out a pistol and said “Give it up.”
Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a robbery at a CVS pharmacy on Manhattan’s East Side on Friday.
Nassua County police are searching for two men involved in a robbery on Friday night.