Police were searching for a suspect Monday morning, after one man was killed and another was wounded in Laurelton, Queens.
A Queens barber charged with stabbing a teenager to death with a pair of shears said he feared being attacked, according to court documents.
Barber shop co-owner Cedric Simpson, 34, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the fatal stabbing of Carl Richardson with scissors.
In a painful mystery during the holidays, a brilliant doctor who grew up in Laurelton, Queens has gone missing.
Police say 11-year-old Darnell Williams and 13-year-old Chelsea Williams have been missing since Thursday.
Police say there have been a total of five attacks in the last four weeks and they are still investigating whether the same teen is connected to the other attacks.
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn and council member Jimmy Van Bramer held a news conference to bring attention to a sexual predator who has attacked women – and a 12-year-old girl – in Queens.
Nearly 270,000 New Yorkers live in the low lying areas most susceptible to flooding and wind damage. The mayor has to decided to get them out of their houses before buses, subways, and commuter trains shut down at noon Saturday, and bridges possibly close as well.
Shawn Forde, 27, of Queens, was charged with murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon, police said.
A surveillance camera captured two suspects with guns at a fast food restaurant on Merrick Boulevard in Laurelton earlier this month.