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Daniella Okoye died after being reported as unconscious and unresponsive on Aug. 29, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Infant Dies In Queens

Police are investigating the death of Daniella Okoye after she was reported unconscious and unresponsive in Springfield Gardens.

08/30/2014

Oswald Lewis (credit: DEA)

Drug Suspect Wounded In Shootout With US Marshals In Queens

It happened around 11 p.m. Tuesday when a team of marshals and NYPD officers tried to arrest Oswald Lewis at an apartment in Springfield Gardens.

08/27/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops: Bicyclist Struck, Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Queens

Police say a man riding his bicycle before dawn in his Queens neighborhood was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver.

06/07/2014

Springfield Gardens, Queens Dog Attack Scene

6-Year-Old Boy Attacked by Pit Bull In Queens

An adult and a child were hospitalized Monday after being attacked by a dog in Queens, police said.

06/10/2013

Knife (credit: DCPI)

Neighbors Accuse NYPD Of Using Excessive Force In Shooting Of Knife-Wielding Man

Kevin, a neighbor and family friend, argued that the cops used excessive force. “Why didn’t they tase him to bring him down, calm him down and then grab hold of him to keep him under wraps?” he questioned. “That man did not deserve that.”

09/08/2012

House Where Kidnapping Victim Was Found (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Detective Suspended Without Pay After Kidnapping Victim Is Found In His Garage

Police said that they traced a ransom call to a home in Springfield Gardens, Queens. When officers showed up on Saturday, 17-year veteran Ondre Johnson came out the front door.

07/29/2012

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Queens Residents Say Out-Of-Control Drivers, Dangerous Curves Make A Potentially Lethal Combination

Residents who live on 185th Street near 143rd Avenue in Springfield Gardens, Queens describe their neighborhood as a racetrack.

07/25/2012

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Three Men Found Shot Dead In Queens

Police responding to a call of ‘shots fired’ in Springfield Gardens, Queens found three black males dead, each with multiple gunshot wounds, on Saturday morning.

07/07/2012

Neighbors in Springfield Gardens have complained about this home since it became vacant almost 20 years ago. (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Residents Say Neighbor’s Yard Is An Eyesore

Residents in Springfield Gardens, Queens say that their neighbor’s yard has become a prime site for illegal garbage dumping and a home for rats and raccoons.

03/28/2012

Mega Mini Market in Springfield Gardens, Queens (credit: Gary Baumgarten / 1010 WINS)

Over A Dozen Injured As Limo Crashes Into Queens Market Saturday

Witnesses say the limousine crashed into the Mega Mini Market on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard in Springfield Gardens after being cut off by a minivan.

03/10/2012

Surveillance video released by police in an alleged sexual assault in Springfield Gardens (credit: DCPI)

Cops: Woman Sexually Assaulted After Getting Off Bus In Springfield Gardens

The suspect followed a 47-year-old woman off a bus near 140 Avenue and Coombs Street on Dec. 24 around 6:40 p.m. and then sexually assaulted her, police said.

12/30/2011

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Mother Of Murdered Queens Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run

Tonya Jones, 40, was struck and killed at the intersection of 127th Street and Merrick Boulevard around 9:30 p.m. last night.

10/17/2011

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Police In Queens Looking For Attempted Sexual Assault Suspect

The NYPD released a sketch of the suspect who assaulted a 40-year-old woman in Springfield Gardens on Sunday.

10/12/2011

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Police Investigate Fatal Stabbing Of Queens Woman

The NYPD discovered the woman’s body at the Baisley Park Houses in Springfield Gardens. They were seeking her sister for questioning.

05/10/2011

Site of the carjacking in Queens (credit: CBS 2)

Man Steals Car Near JFK Airport With 9-Year-Old Inside

A terrifying ordeal for any driver was made even worse Friday for one Queens father when his car was stolen – with his son still in the backseat.

04/01/2011

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