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Teenager Found Fatally Shot Behind Community Center On Long Island

LAWRENCE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — An investigation was underway Tuesday after police say a teenager was found fatally shot behind a youth center on Long Island. Police were initially called to the Five Towns Community Center on Lawrence Avenue around 9 a.m. for reports of an unconscious man. When they a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-12-18 19:34:51

Dead body found in Lawrence outside the Five Towns Community Center

The body of an unidentified Hispanic young man in his late teens with multiple gunshot wounds was found outside the Five Towns Community Center on Lawrence Avenue in Lawrence at 9 a.m. on Dec. 18, Lt. Richard Lebrun said. He added that the shooting occurred late last night, but he could not confirm


Police activity at the Five Towns Community Center in Lawrence

Nassau County police and 4th Squad detectives responded to a call at the Five Towns Community Center in Lawrence. Police said they received a call at 9:02 a.m. The investigation is continuing.


Police: Pedestrian critical after crash in Lawrence

Police are investigating a crash in Lawrence Tuesday morning that left an 81-year-old pedestrian critically injured. The unidentified man was walking across Broadway from east to west near Frost Lane at 6:37 a.m. when he was struck by a northbound 2016 Toyota, Nassau County police said.

NEWSDAY - 2018-12-18 20:51:49

Indictment charges 12 Mid-Hudson residents with drug trafficking

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Twelve members of an alleged narcotics-trafficking ring operating in Ulster, Dutchess and Orange counties were arraigned Tuesday after a 110-count indictment charged them with selling thousands of prescriptions pills on a daily basis, according to acting state Attorney General B

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-12-18 22:58:00

These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In New York For 2019

Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our second time ranking the easiest cities to get laid in New York.

ROADSNACKS.NET - 2018-12-19 01:14:00

Queens Man Gets Decades In Prison For Killing Nassau Store Clerk

A Queens man was sentenced on Monday to more than 30 years in jail for murdering a clerk at a Valley Stream convenience store he was trying to rob in 2016. Jermaine Jackson, 25, was sentenced to 365 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for the murder of Edwin Lopez. Jackso

PATCH - 2018-12-17 19:54:00

New York News: Queens Man, Jermaine Jackson Sentenced to More Than 30 Years’ Imprisonment for Murdering Employee of Long Island Convenience Store During a Robbery

Valley Stream, New York – Earlier today, at the federal courthouse in Central Islip, Jermaine Jackson was sentenced by United States District Judge Sandra J. Feuerstein to 365 months’ imprisonment, to be followed by five years’ supervised release, for the murder of Edwin Lopez, an employee of a conv

STL.NEWS - 2018-12-17 15:23:56

Woman Killed As She Crosses Notorious Queens Blvd, Police Say

SUNNYSIDE, QUEENS – A woman was hit and killed as she tried to cross Queens Boulevard in Sunnyside Monday, police said. Yimei Gao, 73, who lived on 56th Ave, was crossing the notoriously dangerous road near her home at 6:22 a.m., police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

PATCH - 2018-12-17 22:15:00

NYPD: Sex offender charged in Queens attempted abduction may have more victims

RIDGEWOOD, Queens (WABC) -- Police are searching for possible additional victims of a man they saychased an 11-year-old girl and attempted to force her into his car in Queens over the weekend.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-12-17 20:33:20

Hempstead apartment fire forces tenants from their homes

An apartment building fire Monday in Hempstead forced some residents out of their homes. The Hempstead fire chief says it was a small fire that traveled from a first-floor apartment up to the second floor. It was reported just before 5 p.m. at one of the Hofstra Gardens apartment buildings at 621 Fr

NEWS 12 - 2018-12-18 00:24:00

Karina Vetrano murder suspect, Chanel Lewis, hates Rikers Island

The Brooklyn man facing retrial for the sex assault and murder of Queens jogger Karina Vetrano says Rikers Island is traumatizing him. Whining in a series of phone calls to The Post, Chanel Lewis complained about everything from supposedly contaminated food to abusive guards to self-pleasure-obsesse

NEW YORK POST - 2018-12-17 01:14:16

Woman walking home pushed to the ground and raped in Queens

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (WABC) -- Police are searching for the man who raped a woman in Queens early Sunday morning. At 4:30 a.m., police received a call of an assault in the vicinity of Bayport Place and Augustina Avenue in Far Rockaway.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-12-17 04:34:58

Brooklyn teen who dragged NYPD officer in stolen car convicted of assault — but jury finds him not guilty of attempted murder

The Brooklyn teen who dragged an NYPD officer in a stolen car, causing brain damage so severe he’ll never fully recover, has been found guilty of assault — but a jury found him not guilty of attempted murder.

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-12-17 23:40:00

Crown Heights man gets 40 years to life for violent sexual assault of Bushwick woman

►Video Sunset Park: Teen twosome sought for attacking, robbing boy in Sunset Park. A Crown Heights man is headed behind bars — possibly for the rest of his days — for sexually assaulting a woman and threatening to kill her inside her Bushwick home, according to Brooklyn’s top prosecutor.

BROOKLYNPAPERS.COM - 2018-12-17 07:00:00

Breaking: Jury Finds Battle, Nealy Guilty in DJ Mo Murder

(WBRE/WYOU-TV) The jury has reached in a guilty verdict in the trial of two men accused of killing a popular local DJ and activist, Michael Onley. After deliberating for just over an hour the jury found 29 Year old Roberto Battle of Brooklyn, New York and 37 year old David Nealy of Kingston both gui

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-12-17 19:22:00

Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State

ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.

WGRZ TV - 2018-12-17 17:32:00

Man Touches 15-Year-Old Girl Inappropriately on Subway: Police

A man touched a 15-year-old girl inappropriately on the subway in Queens, police said. The teenager was on the southbound 7 train near 61 Street/Woodside station on Dec. 12 when a man approached her and touched her private parts, the NYPD said.

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-12-16 23:24:17

Man in Just Socks, Underwear Found Dead at NYC Park: Police

A man's body was found in a Queens park on Sunday, police said. The man, who appeared to be in his 20s, had trauma to his head and body, the NYPD said. He was wearing only socks and underwear, according to law enforcement sources.

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-12-16 23:33:17

Brownsville park creep thrown into Rikers Island

A Brooklyn judge set a $300,000 bail on Sunday for a 40-year-old man who allegedly raped a 20-year-old woman at Betsy Head Park. Jason Lopez was charged with first-degree rape, third-degree sexually motivated robbery and sex abuse for attacking a young woman on Dec. 1 as she was on her way home, pol

BROOKLYN DAILY EAGLE - 2018-12-17 16:14:30