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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Handbags Bagged

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Two handbags were shoplifted from a clothing boutique on Greenwich Street. At 6:10 PM on Monday, August 19, two 25-year-old men took two handbags from a display in the boutique without permission or authorization. Video of the incident is available. Police conducted a search of the area but were unable to locate the thieves. The [&hellip
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Helmut Lang Stolen

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

Someone stole clothing from a boutique on Mercer Street. On Wednesday, August 14, at 3:10 PM, unknown perpetrators removed items of clothing from the boutique. No sensors or cameras caught the crime, because the store had just opened. Items stolen were a Helmut Lang leather dress valued at $895 and a Helmut Lang sweater worth [&hellip
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Bar Scrape

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

Money was withdrawn from a man’s bank account after he lost his debit card and cell phone. At 2 AM on Sunday, August 11, a man from Hicksville, NY, was outside a bar on Spring Street when he realized that he had lost his cell phone and debit card. Someone removed money from his account [&hellip
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Beauty Booty

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A woman was arrested for shoplifting cosmetic products from a store on Broadway. At 7:55 in the evening of Thursday, August 15, a 30-year-old male loss-prevention guard told a police officer that a 33-year-old woman had removed sixty-nine assorted beauty products totaling $2,739 and attempted to leave the store without paying for them. The officer [&hellip
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Desperately Seeking Pizza

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Someone tried to break into a pizza shop on Second Avenue. At 11:30 PM on Monday, August 19, a 50-year-old male worker at a pizza shop on Second Avenue pulled down and locked the security gate as he closed the store for the night. At 3:52 AM, an unknown perpetrator pried and bent the security [&hellip
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86ed on 84th

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

A woman’s car was broken into and her property removed on West 84th Street. At 5 PM on Monday, August 12, a 34-year-old woman from the Bronx parked her car on West 84th Street and went to a popular café at West 79th Street and Riverside Park. When she returned to her car, she found [&hellip
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