Tag: kidnapping

Prosecutors charge 7 individuals in disturbing Queens kidnapping: DA


Jan. 15, 2024 By Bill Parry

A federal grand jury in Brooklyn indicted a Jamaica couple and five of their accomplices, all from the Bangladeshi community in Queens, for two alleged kidnappings in Jamaica and Woodside last year.

Long Island man charged with kidnapping his Queens Village girlfriend, threatening to kill her: DA


Oct. 17, 2023 By Bill Parry A Long Island man was criminally charged with kidnapping and the unlawful imprisonment of his girlfriend in her Queens Village apartment in August, according to Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz. Herman Brightman, 30, of Branch Avenue in Central Islip, is accused of threatening his 28-year-old girlfriend with a knife…
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