Laurelton

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Witnesses: Motorist Hit Man In McDonald’s Drive-Thru, Then Backed Over Him To Grab Order

The bizarre incident happened early Saturday morning at the McDonald’s on Merrick Boulevard near 244th Street in Laurelton.

11/23/2014

This bathroom described as being like a 'pigsty' was among the squalid rooms in a Queens home recently vacated by squatters. (Credit: CBS2)

Owner Returns To Queens Home Vacated By Squatter, Finds It In Shambles

A Queens woman returned to her house ransacked and squalid Monday, as she continued to fight the squatter she has claimed stole her house.

11/17/2014

Police are investigating a deadly accident that took place in Queens on Saturday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect Charged Following Deadly Crash In Queens Remains Hospitalized

A driver who police said is charged in connection with a deadly crash outside a banquet hall in Queens remains hospitalized Monday.

11/10/2014

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Police: 1 Dead, 2 Injured After Car Mounts Curb, Hits Pedestrians In Laurelton, Queens

Authorities say it happened around 8:30 p.m. near the intersection of Merrick Boulevard and 225th Street.

11/08/2014

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announces the arrest of 31 alleged gang members on Sept. 17, 2014. (credit: Queens District Attorney's Office)

Authorities: 31 Alleged Queens Street Gang Members Rounded Up In Murder, Robbery Conspiracy

The three affiliated gangs are known as SNOW, Loyalty Over Everything and Young Bosses. They operated primarily in the Rosedale, Laurelton and Rochdale Village neighborhoods of Queens.

09/17/2014

Dowayne Henry

1 Man Killed, 1 Wounded In Laurelton, Queens Shooting

Police were searching for a suspect Monday morning, after one man was killed and another was wounded in Laurelton, Queens.

05/26/2014

Court Documents: Queens Barber Accused Of Stabbing Teen Had Feared Attack

A Queens barber charged with stabbing a teenager to death with a pair of shears said he feared being attacked, according to court documents.

03/31/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Queens Teen Fatally Stabbed By Barber Over Dispute Over Headphones

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.

03/28/2014

Teleka Patrick

Family Searches Frantically For Missing Doctor Who Grew Up In Queens

In a painful mystery during the holidays, a brilliant doctor who grew up in Laurelton, Queens has gone missing.

12/23/2013

Chelsea Williams and Darnell Williams (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For 2 Missing Kids From Laurelton

Police say 11-year-old Darnell Williams and 13-year-old Chelsea Williams have been missing since Thursday.

01/27/2012

Two sketches of the Queens sex assault suspect (credit: NYPD)

DA: Teen Arrested, Charged In Connection With 2 Queens Sex Assaults

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.

10/24/2011

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Sex Predator Attacks In Spotlight Following Incidents In Queens, Brooklyn

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.

10/17/2011

Mayor Bloomberg announces mandatory evacuations (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Heed Mayor’s Warning, Leave Evacuation Areas In Advance Of Irene

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.

08/26/2011

Police arrested and charged Shawn Forde in connection with the 'Lucky Deli' shooting last weekend. (Photo/CBS 2)

Police Make Arrest In Queens ‘Lucky Deli’ Shooting

Shawn Forde, 27, of Queens, was charged with murder, robbery and criminal possession of a weapon, police said.

10/31/2010

Surveillance footage captured suspects in a brazen armed robbery at a fast food restaurant in Queens.

Surveillance Footage Captures Brazen Queens Armed Robbery

A surveillance camera captured two suspects with guns at a fast food restaurant on Merrick Boulevard in Laurelton earlier this month.

08/19/2010