“These convictions and sentences serve as a measure of justice for the victims and send a message that sex trafficking will not be tolerated in Queens County,” District Attorney Richard Brown said.
A New York City police officer allegedly shot and killed his wife, and then himself, in Queens on Wednesday evening.
The dogs apparently broke out of a backyard, according to witnesses. Those witnesses said the dogs were able to jump over fences that were 6-feet high.
Hikeem Green, 38, and his girlfriend Darcell Marshall, 22, allegedly held a 19-year-old from Rockland County and a 20-year-old from New York City in a foreclosed home they illegally occupied.
Authorities said in each of the robberies, 28-year-old Darren Hicks approached victims and displayed a black semiautomatic handgun while demanding cash and property.
Authorities say the older brother of Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree remains hospitalized after he was shot in the head by an unknown gunman.
Police responded to a home on Grayson Street in St. Albans early this morning where they found a 23-year-old man shot in the shoulder and a 64-year-old man and a 56-year-old woman with gunshot wounds to the head.
Police have arrested a man suspected in the death of a 26-year-oldwoman who was shot at a party in St. Albans over the weekend.
An argument at a house party turned deadly on Sunday morning, as a 26-year-old woman was shot and killed at a friend’s house in Queens.
Police said a woman was a shot in Queens early Sunday morning.
A remarkable Queens neighborhood that once barred people of color but became the home to many famed African Americans of the 20th century has been designated as an historic district.
Authorities said they found a 21-year-old woman shot around 3:30 a.m. Monday. The victim, from Virginia Beach, was shot 3 times – including twice in torso and once in the leg.