Bumped on Bus

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Someone stole the wallet of a 50-year-old woman on an uptown M4 bus at 6 PM on Monday, June 10. When the woman got on the bus at 58th Street and Madison Avenue, she used her Metro Card to pay for her fare, put the card back into her purse, and zipped the purse closed. [&hellip
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Unlockered

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A lock and the contents of a locker were taken from a Third Avenue gym on Friday, June 20. At 1:52 PM, a 70-year-old woman left her belongings in the locker and returned an hour later to find them missing. She canceled all her credit cards, which had no unauthorized charges. Stolen items included $600 [&hellip
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Credit Card Fraud

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In the evening of June 25, a 31-year-old man living on East 78th Street reported that unauthorized transactions had been charged on one of his credit cards and two of his debit cards between June 3 and June 24. The man said he had sole possession of the cards the entire time. The unauthorized charges [&hellip
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Newport Nasty

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At 3:55 a.m. Friday, June 21, a 25-year-old man entered a convenience store on First Avenue, pulled a mask up over his nose, put his hand on his left hip, and said to the 59-year-old male store clerk, “Yo — give me the money!” The masked man then said to the clerk, “Give me two [&hellip
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Two-Wheeled Terror

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At 11:10 p.m. Monday, June 24, a 53-year-old woman was walking on the south side of East 94th Street between Lexington and Third avenues when a 17-year-old man on a bicycle grabbed her white iPhone 4S from her hand. He approached her from behind and then fled eastbound on East 94th Street. Police searched the [&hellip
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Counter Crime

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by Jerry Danzig A 36-year-old café employee reported that at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 14, a man walked into his establishment on Church Street and purchased a coffee. The man stood close to a counter where a silver laptop was located. After the customer had left, the employee noticed that the silver laptop was [&hellip
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Flip Flop Fly

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A 43-year-old employee at a boutique on Madison Avenue reported that when the staff was closing the store on Monday, June 17, they noticed items missing from the jewelry case. Upon reviewing the store video, the staff saw a 30-year-old woman with dark blond hair, white pants, an orange floral shirt and white flip-flops walking [&hellip
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Clocked Clerk

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by Jerry Danzig A 45-year-old man working in a bodega on Second Avenue stated that just after 11 p.m. on Monday, June 17, a 28-year-old man entered the store, put on gloves, and went behind the counter. A second man, approximately 30 years old and very muscular, entered the store and pointed a silver semiautomatic [&hellip
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