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District Attorney Melinda Katz announced Thursday that a Brooklyn man has been extradited from Los Angeles to Queens nearly four years after the death of a Springfield Gardens nurse, for which he is a suspect. 

Danueal Drayton, 31, was charged with murder, two counts of grand larceny, two counts of identity theft, criminal possession of stolen property, petit larceny, unlawful possession of personal identification and sexual misconduct of a human body, according to an NYPD spokesperson. 

Officers on the 106th Precinct’s midnight shift seized a loaded ghost gun after a driver allegedly pulled it out and pointed it at another dri…

Officers on the 106th Precinct’s midnight shift seized a loaded ghost gun after a driver allegedly pulled it out and pointed it at another driver following a vehicle collision.

Ghost guns are crafted from parts that can be bought separately and assembled to create a functional and lethal weapon.

Two 23-year-old men have been charged with sex trafficking two teenage girls — one of them just 13 — between November 2021 and last month, Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz announced last Thursday.

Though acting independently of each other, the defendants, Mario Serrano of Fresh Meadows and Shaquille Lopez of Corona, allegedly trafficked the same two girls, the other of whom was 16.

A Maryland man was hit this week with 336 criminal charges for the alleged interstate sale of ghost guns, with the authorities making the largest seizure of home-made firearm kits in New York State to date, according to District Attorney Melinda Katz.

Broken down, Wenli Bai, 57, was charged with 129 counts for the criminal possession of a weapon, followed by an additional 129 counts for the make, transport, dispose and deface of weapons and dangerous instruments and 78 counts related to the prohibition on unfinished frames or receivers, according to the District Attorney’s Office on Thursday. He could face up to seven years in prison if convicted.

A Brooklyn man was charged in the attempted murder of a man at the Surfside Motel in Howard Beach last September.

Rawle Washington, 27, of South Williamsburg, was charged with attempted murder, assault and other crimes in a seven-count complaint. He faces up to 25 years in prison, Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz announced last Thursday.

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A Brooklyn man was charged in the attempted murder of a man at the Surfside Motel in Howard Beach last September.

Rawle Washington, 27, of South Williamsburg, was charged with attempted murder, assault and other crimes as part of a seven-count complaint. He faces up to 25 years in prison if convicted, Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz’s office announced on Thursday.

A man from Queens Village was extradited to New York from New Jersey on Jan. 12 after being on the run for the alleged murder of his mother. 

The District Attorney’s Office last Wednesday charged the defendant, Osvaldo Diaz, 46, with murder in the second degree and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.