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Chain Drain

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

On Monday, May 13, a chain electronics store on Broadway reported that on four occasions, an employee had allowed unknown accomplices to purchase store inventory with accounts that were not theirs. The total amount of products taken was $9,034.15. A 19-year-old woman was arrested May 13 and charged with grand larceny
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ID Theft & Fraud Forum

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

State Senator Brad Hoylman and other local elected officials will host a forum titled “Identity Theft & Consumer Fraud: How to Protect Yourself & What to Do if You’re a Victim” on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. at Roosevelt Hospital, Conference Room B, 1000 Tenth Avenue, second floor (between 58th and 59th Streets). Hoylman [&hellip
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Balenciaga Blitz

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

By Jerry Danzig On Sunday, May 12, a 34-year-old woman working in a clothing boutique on Wooster Street reported that two male perpetrators had entered the establishment just after noon and taken merchandise from a table before fleeing northbound on Wooster Street. Video footage of the crime is available. The total value of the merchandise [&hellip
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Waylaid Spade

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

By Jerry Danzig In the evening of Thursday, May 9, a 24-year-old woman put her pocketbook down in a bar on Chambers Street and left it unattended. Some fifteen minutes later, she noticed the pocketbook was missing. To date no unauthorized usage has appeared on her credit cards. Her iPhone had a “Find My” application [&hellip
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