Beer Bust

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

One 48-year-old man struck another 48-year-old man in the head with a beer bottle. At 12:55 AM on Friday, July 19, the two were in a bar on W 79th St. when one attacked the other, causing a laceration and bleeding to the left eye area. The victim was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital, while [&hellip
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Barrier Barrage

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

An 81-year-old man was assaulted by an unknown person on Columbus Ave.. At 5:45 PM on Saturday, July 20, the man was having a dispute with an unknown person when that individual pushed him. In response, the old man took out a pocketknife, inciting the other to throw a soda can at the old man [&hellip
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Laparoscopic Larceny

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

A 52-year-old woman took her estranged husband’s debit card and made unauthorized charges. At noon on Sunday, June 9, a 61-year-old man living in Cold Springs, NY reported that his wife had used the card to make unauthorized charges at a restaurant on Columbus Ave. and to pay for her laparoscopic surgery without his permission. [&hellip
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Nightstand Theft?

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

An elderly woman’s jewelry disappeared from her nightstand in her home on West End Avenue. The 76-year-old woman recalled placing items of jewelry on her nightstand at 4 PM on Thursday, May 30. Then on July 4, when she was going to wear the items, she noticed that they were missing. Various people had been [&hellip
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Left Luggage

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

Property was stolen from a woman’s bag in a restaurant on West 64th Street. At 7:30 PM on Sunday, June 16, a 51-year-old woman from Langley, Washington accidentally left her luggage inside the restaurant. When she realized the oversight, she contacted the restaurant staff and was informed that her luggage would be safeguarded until the [&hellip
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Picked Up

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

A 40-year-old man was robbed by a young lady he picked up a bar. At 3 AM on Saturday, July 13, the man brought the girl home to his place on West 63rd Street, where she spent the night. When he woke up the next morning, his date was gone and had taken a Rolex [&hellip
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Push-Up Hold-Up

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A couple boosted a number of bras from a chain lingerie store on Broadway.  At 3:30 PM on Thursday, July 11, the pair entered the store and removed the items from a store drawer.  Store security personnel were on break at the time.  The couple fled with two other individuals in a four-door silver vehicle. [&hellip
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Unauthorized in Astoria

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Unauthorized withdrawals were made to a 40-year-old woman’s bank account using her ATM number. On Wednesday, July 3, the woman logged onto her bank account while at home on West 84th Street and discovered that withdrawals had been made in Astoria, Queens in the amounts of $502.75, $202.75, and $82. The woman was in possession [&hellip
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