Brolly Bash

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

A man assaulted a 52-year-old woman with an umbrella after accusing her of denting his car. At 1 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, the woman and the man were having a verbal dispute at the northeast corner of Water Street and Broad Street. The man accused the woman of denting his car, and as she [&hellip
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Citi Bike Swipe

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

A 38-year-old man was arrested for stealing a Citi Bike. At 12:45 a.m. on Wednesday, July 10, the man was observed tugging at multiple Citi Bikes at their docking station on River Terrace. One of the bikes came loose, and the man began walking away with it. He was arrested and charged with grand larceny. [&hellip
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Yamaha Yield

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

A 32-year-old man’s motorcycle was stolen from a parking location on Water Street. At 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25, the man parked his gray 2007 Yamaha. When he returned on July 1 at 8 p.m., his ride was gone. Police searched the area but were unable to locate the boosted bike. The Yamaha was [&hellip
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Flailing to be Handcuffed

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A 49-year-old man resisted arrest after lifting a laptop from a chain cosmetics store on Broadway. At 3:54 a.m. on Sunday, July 14, the man was observed exiting the store in possession of the stolen computer. Police apprehended the man after a brief chase on foot. The man resisted arrest by flailing his arms, refusing [&hellip
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Purse Pursuit

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Someone stole the purse of a 34-year-old woman working in a copy shop on Lexington Avenue. At 7:50 PM on Sunday, July 14, the woman was sitting at a computer with her back facing the door of the establishment when she realized that her purse, which she had placed on top of the table, was [&hellip
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Thong Theft

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Four women were seen shoplifting merchandise from shelves in a chain lingerie store on Broadway. Late in the afternoon of Tuesday, July 2, store video revealed the women communicating in a circle before lifting the lingerie. The merchandise stolen included 200 thongs, each selling for $14.50, and 20 garter belts, each selling for $28. The [&hellip
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Traffic Trouble

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

A 26-year-old man was arrested after disobeying and almost striking an NYPD traffic agent with his vehicle. At 1:26 p.m. on Saturday, July 6, a police officer witnessed a man driving his vehicle northbound on West Street and attempting to make a right turn eastbound onto Canal Street, which was blocked by traffic cones. A [&hellip
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