Jackson Heights woman hoarded 67 ’emaciated’ cats and dogs with skin disease and infections, DA says
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She kept more than five dozen cats and dogs in her home, and now she’s facing animal cruelty charges. Elizabeth Grant, 48, hoarded 67 cats and dogs in her home on 82nd Street in Jackson Heights where they lived in filth and suffered from skin diseases, ear and eye infections and other medical problems, according to District […]

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Jamaica man who allegedly went on a violent rampage at a mosque and then stripped naked is out on ‘supervised release’
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A Jamaica man accused of beating up men at a Jamaica mosque in what is being investigated as a possible hate crime is out on supervised release. Mike Voyard, 26, of Highland Avenue allegedly walked into the Jamaica Muslim Center at 85-37 168th St. during afternoon prayers at 1 p.m. on April 19 and attacked […]

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Two Queens detectives indicted for allegedly beating up a postal employee in Corona
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Two veteran members of the NYPD found themselves on the wrong side of the court bench Wednesday after being indicted for allegedly assaulting a 26-year-old man in Corona last fall. Detectives Angelo Pampena, 31, and Robert Carbone, 29, both assigned to the NYPD Patrol Borough Queens North Gang Unit, are accused of beating up the man, […]

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Nearly 90 weapons were turned in by public during a gun buyback in Laurelton
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From assault weapons to semi-automatic handguns, law enforcement agents purchased scores of firearms from the public during a gun buyback at a Laurelton church last week. Hosted by Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown, Councilman Donovan Richards and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, approximately 89 weapons were collected at the Evangel Temple on April 16. Each gun […]

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Queens man charged for attempting to steal thousands of dollars in computer scam
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A Jamaica man was recently charged for allegedly enacting a computer virus scam in which he bilked people out of thousands of dollars. According the criminal complaint, the female victim received a phone call on Sept. 21, 2015, to her home in Flushing. The caller claimed to be a certified computer technician working for “WindowsPCservices.com.” He alerted the […]

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