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Cops: Man, Teen Attacked By Group In Queens

It happened around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday on Jamaica Avenue. Police said a man in his 30s and a 17-year-old boy were walking down the street when they were attacked.

03/07/2013

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76-Year-Old Man Hit, Killed By SUV In Queens; Driver Arrested

A 76-year-old man was struck and killed by a sport-utility vehicle Wednesday afternoon in Woodhaven, Queens, and the driver was arrested.

02/27/2013

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1 Man Dead, 1 Injured In Shooting In Jamaica, Queens Restaurant

Two men were shot – one of them fatally — early Saturday inside a restaurant in Jamaica, Queens.

01/05/2013

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No Charges After Worker Allegedly Shoots Would-Be Burglar At Jamaica Store

The Queens District Attorney has decided not to prosecute a grocery store worker in the shooting death of a would-be burglar in Jamaica.

03/13/2012

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NYPD Looking For Suspect Wanted In Queens Bank Robbery

Police say the suspect walked in to the Queens County Savings Bank on Jamaica Avenue and handed a teller a note demanding money.

09/15/2011

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Four-Alarm Fire In Queens Injures 3 Firefighters, Destroys 6 Businesses

A 4-alarm fire broke out around 5:30 p.m. Monday at 112-12 Jamaica Avenue, a commercial building, near 113th Street in Richmond Hill. Firefighters were still on the scene late Monday night battling pockets of fire.

08/22/2011

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Police: Suspect Robbed Four Queens Stores At Gunpoint

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.

08/04/2011

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Police Looking For Suspect In Violent Queens Sexual Assault

Authorities said the suspect dragged the victim into an alley, punched her repeatedly and sexually assaulted her Tuesday morning in Woodhaven.

07/27/2011

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Fatal Car Fire Investigation Continues

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

10/10/2010

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Police Seeking Answers After Fatal Car Fire In Queens

Police are looking for answers after a fatal car fire in Queens. Firefighters put out the flames before finding a person in the rear seat of the vehicle. The victim died a short time later.

10/10/2010

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