You Snooze, You Lose

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Someone stole a suitcase from a tourist who fell asleep on a park bench at the corner of Spring Street and Hudson Street. The tourist, a 41-year-old man from Bietigheim, Germany, fell asleep at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 26, with his silver suitcase between his legs. When he woke up, the suitcase was gone. [&hellip
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Not Gym Dandy

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A 26-year-old woman from Staten Island had her wallet stolen from a locker in a gym on Broadway. When she left her wallet in the locker on June 16 at 5:30 p.m., she did not have a lock and did not lock the locker. When she returned to the locker forty-five minutes later, her wallet [&hellip
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Perjury Charges in Manhattan DWI Case

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Two men originally involved in a drunken-driving trial in Manhattan are now facing multiple felony charges for perjury as well as conspiracy. District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. says Leonel Polanco-Colon and Luis D. Nunez fabricated a story and lied under oath. Polanco-Colon was arrested for DWI in 2011 after being found intoxicated in a parked, [&hellip
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Travel Agent Indicted in Ticket Scam

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Authorities say an NYC woman who worked as a freelance travel agent has been indicted for a scheme that targeted her fellow Dominican immigrants. The Manhattan district attorney’s office says Cecilia Suarez is accused of charging victims for a round-trip flight to the Dominican Republic, but only giving them one-way tickets or not giving them [&hellip
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