Queens

NYPD
Andrew Weber
July 17, 2019 - 1:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are searching for an assailant who sexually assaulted a 74-year-old woman in her Queens home. The perpetrator knocked on the victim’s door in Corona around 1:20 a.m, according to police. Authorities say the suspect forced his way into the victim’s home. He then struck...
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Suspect in shooting
NYPD
Andrew Weber
July 16, 2019 - 1:43 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Two teenagers are under arrest in connection with a shooting in Queens that wounded a 76-year-old woman. The incident happened on Guy Brewer Boulevard on Friday night. Police say somebody pulled a gun and fired a shot at a group of people before running off. The shot grazed...
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Spa attacks
NYPD
July 14, 2019 - 4:24 pm
Police are searching for a man who attacked and robbed workers at two salons in Queens after trying to pass a counterfeit bill.
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Queens shooting
NYPD
July 13, 2019 - 2:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Police say two women are hospitalized after they were hit by stray bullets in separate shootings in New York City. The first shooting happened on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard in South Jamaica, Queens at about 10:30 p.m. Friday. Police say a gunman fired at a group of men and...
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David Caplan
June 27, 2019 - 4:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man who barricaded himself Thursday afternoon inside a Queens house, threatening to blow it up and kill himself, eventually gave up and surrendered to police, who surrounded the home. He was transported to a hospital. BARRICADE ENDS PEACEFULLY - A Jamaica Queensman is...
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Public defender Tiffany Caban declares victory in the Queens District Attorney Democratic Primary election at her campaign watch party at La Boom nightclub
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Glenn Schuck
June 26, 2019 - 4:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Public defender Tiffany Caban is claiming victory in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney Tuesday night. The race is still officially too close to call, as Caban leads Queens Borough President Melinda Katz by just 1,090 votes out of 85,000 votes counted. Katz...
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Police line
Dreamstime
Andrew Weber
June 26, 2019 - 11:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Two men were stabbed Wednesday morning in some sort of dispute in Elmhurst, Queens. The incident occurred at Roosevelt and Baxter Avenues. Both men are being treated at the hospital for injuries described as non-life threatening. A suspect fled on foot. There has not been an...
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Man attacks and chokes victim during robbery
NYPD
Andrew Weber
June 26, 2019 - 7:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are searching for a suspect who attacked and choked a store owner as part of a robbery in Queens. The incident occurred on Saturday, June 15 at around 7:22 a.m. at 98-51 63rd Road in Rego Pakr. The suspect choked and dragged the 21-year-old male victim to the floor. A...
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Queens Borough President Melinda Katz
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Andrew Weber
June 25, 2019 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — It’s Democratic primary day in Queens, with only one office on the ballot: district attorney. Among the candidates are Borough President Melinda Katz and Tiffany Caban, who has the support of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren. The other...
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Doll
Roger Stern
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 9:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD says what appeared to be a dead, bruised infant found outside a Queens park turned out to be a realistic-looking doll. A runner spotted what she thought was a baby shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday in a grassy area outside Crocheron Park in the borough's Bayside...
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