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Checked Out II

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

A woman’s purse was stolen while she was trying on clothes in the same department store on Cortland Street. At 3:40 PM on Tuesday, August 6, a 68-year-old woman was trying on clothes and walked away from her purse for five minutes. When she returned, she found the purse and its contents had been removed [&hellip
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Checked Out

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

A woman’s bag was stolen in a department store on Cortland Street. At 4:40 PM on Saturday, August 10, a 74-year-old woman from Queens was shopping on the third floor of the store and left her bag next to the cash register to look at something. When she returned to get her bag, it was [&hellip
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Assault on Sixth

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown

A man was arrested after harassing and assaulting two women on Sixth Avenue. At 6:40 PM on Thursday, August 29, a 17-year-old woman was walking with her friend northbound on Sixth Avenue at the corner of Grand Street, when an unknown 19-year-old man began to harass her. She kept walking as the man followed and [&hellip
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Tax Fraud Foiled

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town

An attempt to file a fraudulent tax return was thwarted. At 5 PM on Friday, August 30, a 53-year-old woman living on Third Avenue received a letter from the Internal Revenue Service stating that unknown perpetrators had attempted to file a 2011 tax return in her name but were unsuccessful. The IRS is conducting its [&hellip
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