Firefighters rescued a woman who fell into frozen pond at Forest Park
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A woman is recovering after falling through some thin ice while attempting to walk across the Lawrence Strack Memorial Pond in Forest Park in Woodhaven on Tuesday evening, the Fire Department reported. According to officials, firefighters responded to a call regarding a woman — possibly in her 20s — in the pond at 5:19 p.m. on Feb. 9. […]

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Teen girl fatally struck by van in Rosedale hit-and-run accident
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A 16-year-old girl lost her life on a Rosedale street early Wednesday morning after she was hit by a van that fled the scene, police reported. The incident took place at 12:17 a.m. at the corner of Sunrise Highway and Francis Lewis Boulevard. According to authorities, the victim — whose identity was not released pending family notification — was […]

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Detectives looking for clues and car following shooting in Laurelton
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Police released on Thursday an image of the getaway car believed to have been involved in a shooting on a Laurelton Street on Tuesday afternoon. According to authorities, the incident occurred at 3:50 p.m. in front of a location on 140th Avenue off 218th Street. Sources familiar with the investigation stated an unidentified man approached […]

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Sanitation worker lied about on-duty attack in Jamaica: police
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A sanitation worker who claimed to have been beaten and robbed on the job apparently made the whole thing up and was arrested Wednesday, according to police. Michael Morelli, 31, originally filed a police report saying he had been using a shovel to clean snow from a fire hydrant when two unknown men approached him on […]

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Cops seek suspects in BMW wanted for deadly Ozone Park home invasion
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Police released on Thursday images of the getaway car used by two individuals wanted for murdering a 51-year-old Ozone Park man during a home invasion on Monday morning. Authorities said the two perpetrators forced their way inside a home on Peconic Street near Lake Street just before 7:56 a.m. and became engaged in a physical […]

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