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The man accused of stalking a Chinese food delivery man and shooting him to death on a Forest Hills street has been released on $500,000 bail.

Glenn Hirsch, 51, of Briarwood, has been placed on house arrest and has been fitted with an ankle monitor, according to a statement from the office of Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz.

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Early Sunday morning, a shooting with a reported assault rifle broke out near Cross Bay Boulevard in Ozone Park, leaving one dead and two injured. 

Police in the 106th Precinct responded to the call just after 5 a.m. and found a 38-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the torso. He was later pronounced dead at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.

A student at Forest Hills High School is due back in court on July 5 for allegedly writing a threat to carry out a shooting at the school on a desk.

The NYPD said the incident took place on April 26. A press release said he was charged with aggravated harassment. The New York Post reported that Diego Sarmiento, the student, also was charged with making a terroristic threat —  a class D felony — criminal mischief and making graffiti.

The NYPD is investigating the death of an unidentified woman who was found Saturday morning inside a sports equipment bag on Metropolitan Avenue in Kew Gardens.

Police told the Chronicle that they received a 911 call at 8:11 a.m. reporting a suspicious bag with blood on it at Metropolitan and Forest Park Drive just off of the Jackie Robinson Parkway.

Mayor Adams is welcoming a plan by which Gov. Hochul intends to crack down on violent crime.

But U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-Suffolk), the endorsed Republican candidate, and Rep Tom Suozzi (D-Suffolk, Nassau, Queens), who is challenging her for the Democratic nomination, both said she was late to the party on Thursday.

Councilman Bob Holden (D-Middle Village), seldom at a loss for disagreements with Mayor de Blasio, is accusing the outgoing chief executive of fanning the flames that led to a riot in Middle Village and Maspeth last Friday night that rested in vandalized cars and buildings and has resulted thus far in five arrests.

Holden made his views unmistakably clear Saturday afternoon at a press conference with Mayor-elect Eric Adams at the intersection of 78th Street and Caldwell Avenue, where he said Mayor de Blasio’s remarks following last week’s acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in murder charges in Wisconsin encouraged the group of a few dozen people who descended on Middle Village on Nov. 19.

Councilman Bob Holden isn’t surprised that the city’s Department of Education is moving to fire the principal at Maspeth High School — only that is has taken this long.

And now he wants the federal investigators brought in to examine a problem he says goes way beyond Maspeth.

The city’s Department of Education is seeking to terminate the principal at Maspeth High School following investigations that allege the school awarded students improper credits as well as testing misconduct wherein staff allegedly assisted students on Regents exams.

Khurshid Abdul-Mutakabbir has been principal since the school opened in 2011.

The owners of the New York Mets have reached an agreement to sell the club to hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen.

“The Sterling Partners have signed an agreement with Steven Cohen pursuant to which Mr. Cohen would purchase the New York Mets,” the club said on its Twitter account Monday afternoon.

Financier Robert Agostinelli was vacationing in Sardinia, off the coast of Italy, in August 2016 when he spotted a story in the online version of the New York Post.

A young woman who’d gone jogging near her home in Queens had been found murdered and sexually assaulted in the weeds near her home.