Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who stole $75 from a donation box at a synagogue in Kew Gardens, Queens.
Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of one of New York’s most infamous and most studied crimes.
Police say the suspect has gone after women three times in less than two weeks in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills.
Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in the robberies of three women in Queens.
A 70-year-old man died Monday in an explosion at a home in Kew Gardens, Queens.
A New York Fire Department spokesman said 39 units and about 168 firefighters responded to the blaze in the Kew Gardens neighborhood just after 7 p.m. Tuesday.
A suspect has been arrested and charged in a hit-and-run accident that left a woman dead on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.
Firefighters rescued a construction worker from a muddy trench in the Kew Gardens section of Queens early Tuesday evening.
“It went straight into the window, then he threw his car into drive and drove off,” Attanasio said. “I don’t think he knew that he hit a man.”
An off-duty New York City safety school agent was charged with assault in Queens Wednesday.
The Queens District Attorney’s office has announced the arrests of 15 people for looting businesses in the Rockaways.
The strut is up for one peacock that had been roaming Queens for weeks. The colorful bird was captured in Queens on Friday morning after it was spotted peacking the ground behind an apartment building.
Kew Gardens residents said the peacock’s been in the neighborhood for at least a week. Officials from a nearby zoo and botanical garden say they are not missing a peacock. So far, the colorful bird has eluded animal care and control officials.
The lightning strike was so intense that it knocked the victim’s umbrella (pictured) to the ground, tore off her earring and even killed the battery of a nearby car.
As a result of media attention and tips from the public, police made an arrest Tuesday in the case of a recent robbery inside a Queens synagogue.