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Jamaica, Hollis, Lakewood
robs Jamaica bank
Cops are looking for a note-passing
thief who stole cash from a bank in
Jamaica on Friday.
According to authorities, at 1:10 p.m. on
May 31, an unknown man entered Apple
Bank, located 168-42 Hillside Ave., and
approached the teller. Th e suspect then
passed a note demanding money from
Th e teller complied and handed over an
undetermined amount of cash to the suspect,
who then fl ed the scene in a black
Honda Accord and went eastbound on
Th e incident was reported to the 103rd
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Cops described the suspect as a
Hispanic man in his 20s and standing 5
feet, 10 inches. He was last seen wearing
black sunglasses, a dark-colored baseball
cap with the word “Carhartt” across the
front, a dark-colored jacket, gray sweatpants
and dark-colored sneakers.
Anyone with information in regard to
this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s
Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS
(8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA
(74782). Th e public can also submit their
tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers
website or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All
calls are strictly confi dential.
Flushing, College Point,
Unidentifi ed woman found
dead in Flushing apartment
Police are still investigating
the death of
a woman who was
found on a bed in a
on Sunday morning.
that at 10:29 a.m.
on June 2, officers
from the 109th
to a 911 call regarding
woman inside an
apartment located on
Willets Point Boulevard between Parsons
Boulevard and Union Street.
Upon their arrival, offi cers found an
unidentifi ed woman unconscious and
unresponsive in a bed at the location with
no obvious signs of trauma.
EMS rushed to the scene and declared
the victim dead on arrival.
Th e Medical Examiner will determine
the cause of death. Th e investigation is
Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill,
Woodhaven, Ozone Park
Crook steals gaming console
from Ozone Park store
Cops are looking for a man who
robbed an Ozone Park video game shop
at knifepoint over the weekend.
According to authorities, at 6:40 p.m.
on June 2, an unknown man was inside
GameStop, located at 91-10 Atlantic Ave.,
standing at the counter. When the store
employee handed the man a PlayStation
4 and a monitor, the man pulled out a
kitchen knife and told the employee to
Th e suspect then fl ed the scene on foot
in an unknown direction with the game
console and monitor, valued at $710. No
one was injured as a result of the incident.
Th e 102nd Precinct released photos
of the suspect on their Twitter account.
Anyone with information about the incident
can call the 102nd Precinct Detective
Squad at 718-805-3212.
Astoria, Long Island City,
Woodside, Jackson Heights
Six wanted for attacking
man in Astoria
Police released photos on Friday
night of six men wanted in connection
with a bloody beating inside an Astoria
7-Eleven store a week earlier.
Law enforcement sources said the
group chased the 25-year-old male victim
into the 7-Eleven store at 30-01 30th
Ave. at 11 p.m. on May 24.
Sources familiar with the investigation
said that the victim ran inside the
store and attempted to hide behind the
counter to avoid the attack. However,
the group found him and began assaulting
him about the body.
One of the suspects grabbed a liquor
bottle and struck the victim numerous
times, according to police, causing the
bottle to break. Nonetheless, authorities
noted, the assailant used the broken
bottle to stab the man repeatedly in the
abdomen, chest and arm.
Another individual allegedly attacked
the man with a coff ee pot, law enforcement
Th e victim managed to get away from
his attackers and run home, sources
familiar with the investigation said.
Family members contacted police and
brought him to Elmhurst Hospital for
treatment of numerous lacerations and a
fractured fi nger.
Th e incident was reported to the 114th
Precinct. At this time, police have not
yet disclosed a possible motive for the
Anyone with information regarding
the attack or the suspects’ whereabouts
can call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-
TIPS (for Spanish, dial 888-57-PISTA),
visit the Crime Stoppers website, send a
direct message on Twitter @NYPDTips
or text 274637 (CRIMES), then enter
TIP577. All calls and messages are kept