Man simutales a gun to steal phone during 7 train robbery in Long Island City
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A man was robbed at simulated gunpoint on a north bound 7 train in Long Island City on Wednesday, according to police. Police reported that a man approached a 20-year-old male victim on the 7 train, on April 27 at 2:30 a.m. He simulated having a gun and demanded the victim’s phone. After the victim complied, the suspect fled the train at the […]

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Cops are looking for three teens who yelled ‘ISIS’ and ‘Arab’ before attacking a man in Astoria
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The suspects were yelling “ISIS” and “Arab” before the attack. On Wednesday at approximately 1:20 p.m. a 19-year-old man was walking along 10th Street between 33rd and 34th Avenues in Astoria when he noticed he was being followed by three suspects. When the teen victim turned, he realized that the three men were quickly approaching and one of […]

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Identity thief used Little Neck woman’s info to fund a spending spree at Saks Fifth Avenue
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Police want to find the woman who used a Little Neck victim’s personal information to fund a shopping trip to Saks Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. Law enforcement sources said the thief, described as a black female, obtained personal information from a 38-year-old woman sometime between Feb. 20 and Feb. 25 of this year. Police do not yet […]

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Would-be robber gets the cold shoulder from a teller at an Ozone Park bank
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Detectives continue to search for the failed bandit who was turned down in his bid to rob a bank in Ozone Park Wednesday afternoon. Police said the attempted robbery occurred at 1:20 p.m. on April 27 inside the Chase bank located at 103-48 Lefferts Blvd. According to authorities, the suspect — described as a black male wearing […]

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Crook in construction gear fails to steal funds from a bank in Astoria, cops say
Photo via Sussex Bank/Inset courtesy of NYPD

This crooked construction worker left a bank job unfinished. Police are searching for an armed bandit disguised in construction gear who failed in his attempt to steal cash from an Astoria bank on Wednesday afternoon. Authorities said the botched heist took place at 3:40 p.m. on April 27 at the Sussex County Bank located at […]

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