Mosque Mayhem

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

Someone stole $500 in donations from a mosque on Riverside Drive. At 11 PM on Monday, Aug, 5, an unknown intruder entered the mosque, which was under construction, by prying open plywood being used to secure the basement entrance. The intruder also pried open six donation boxes located on the first floor and removed an [&hellip
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Picked Up Pickup

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

A man’s truck was stolen even as he was loading it. At 6:20 PM on Saturday, Aug. 3, a 56-year-old man was loading bed and bath merchandise into his pickup on West 65th Street. He had left his key in the ignition with the engine off. Suddenly, an unknown person entered the vehicle and drove [&hellip
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Stolen Jewelry

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

Someone stole a woman’s jewelry from a moving closet stored in a hotel basement on West 66th Street. At 11:30 AM Wednesday, July 10, an 82-year-old woman from Warren, CT packed her jewelry in the moving closet that had been put in her hotel room before it was relocated for safekeeping in the basement. When [&hellip
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Poolside Plot

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

Someone removed valuable items from a woman’s purse while she and her daughter were swimming. At 3 PM on Sunday, July 21, a 51-year-old woman went swimming with her daughter at a popular fitness facility on West 63rd Street and left her purse next to the pool. When she next opened her purse, she realized [&hellip
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Blanks for the Money

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

Someone stole blank personal checks from a woman on West 66th Street, wrote and cashed them. At noon on Thursday, July 25, a woman reported that unknown persons had removed blank personal checks from her home and cashed them at numerous bank locations. The total of the checks cashed against her account amounted to $10,
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Livid Livery

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

A livery driver took a woman’s bag in a dispute over her fare. At 9:25 PM on Sunday, July 28, a livery cab dropped a 48-year-old woman off at her hotel on West 63rd Street after having picked her up at the airport. The woman got into an argument with the driver over the fare. [&hellip
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Coffee Clash

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit

A 25-year-old woman working in a bank threw hot coffee at a coworker. At 11:30 AM on Friday, July 12, a 39-year-old man walked into the chain bank branch on Broadway where he worked. Near the break room area, he was met at the door by his female colleague, who threw hot coffee at him, [&hellip
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