Kew Gardens

Queens pedestrian fatally struck
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Kimberly Dole
May 18, 2020 - 1:48 pm
A pedestrian attempting to cross the street was fatally struck by a box truck in Queens Monday morning, officials say.
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Police line
Dreamstime
Andrew Weber
October 11, 2019 - 7:06 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man picked up a 7-year-old boy Thursday evening in Queens and thr e w him to the ground, causing serious injuries, according to police. At about 4:48 p.m. in the vicinity of Metropolitan Ave. and Lefferts Blvd. in Kew Gardens, a shirtless 35-year-old man suddenly picked up...
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NYPD
Kimberly Dole
October 03, 2019 - 10:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police captured an escaped prisoner in Queens. NYPD said Tyrell Escobar, 22, escaped custody while making an appearance at the Queens County Courthouse in Kew Gardens on Wednesday. Escobar, who was not handuffed, fled the courthouse at approximately noon after a judge...
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Criminal hands locked in handcuffs. Close-up view
Dreamstime
December 13, 2018 - 10:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A dozen MS-13 members have been rounded up in Queens. RELATED: Alleged MS-13 members charged with murder in 2 deaths | Queens men with MS-13 ties arrested in brutal attack on teen | Buyer Beware: Couple shocked to learn new home is at center of MS-13 murder saga They're...
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Keith Johnson
Roger Stern/1010 WINS; NYPD
May 13, 2018 - 11:32 am
A missing music teacher from Kew Gardens, Queens died on a hiking trip upstate, authorities said Sunday.
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