Fort Greene–Clinton Hill
A treacherous trio fleeced a man on DeKalb Avenue on Nov. 30.
The 34-year-old victim was at Fort Greene Place 3:50 am when he was approached by three men.
One of them said, “I have a gun, give me your stuff,” while the other two grabbed the victim’s arms and took his cellphone and shoulder bag, including his Kindle e-reader, digital camera, and cellphone.
A crook broke into an apartment on Clinton Avenue sometime between Nov. 22 and Nov. 26 — and left with the tenant’s computer.
The 39-year-old victim told cops that she left her place between Myrtle and Willoughby avenues at 5:30 am on Nov. 22, returning at 12:51 am on Nov. 26 only to find her iMac gone.
A thief stole a cellphone from an apartment on Cumberland Street sometime overnight on Nov. 25.
The 35-year-old victim told cops he went to bed at his apartment between DeKalb and Lafayette avenues at 10 pm, waking up at 7 am the next day to find his window open and his smartphone gone.
A thug broke into a home on Adelphi Street on Nov. 28 — and took $3,270 worth of electronics.
The 31-year-old victim told cops he left his abode between Myrtle and Park avenues at 11:30 am, returning 45 minutes later to find his door kicked in and his gadgets gone.
A bandit stole a phone from a Grand Avenue school sometime between Nov. 27 and 28.
The 22-year-old victim told cops that she left her cellphone and her purse in a desk at 6:30 pm, returning at 5:30 pm the next day to find the phone and her debit card gone.
A thief pilfered a laptop from a college on Willoughby Avenue on Nov. 29.
The 22-year-old victim told cops that she left her backpack in a building between Hall Street and Emerson Place at 10:30 am, returning an hour later to find that someone had taken the laptop.
Someone took off with a moped parked on Gates Avenue sometime between Nov. 24 and 25.
The 32-year-old victim told cops he left his vehicle at St. James Place at 2 pm, returning at 6 pm the next day to find it gone.
Police arrested three teens who they say stole another teenager’s cellphone on Willoughby Avenue on Nov. 26.
The 13-year-old victim told cops that he was at Clermont Avenue at 12:50 pm, on his way home from school, when two teens approached him and took his cellphone.
Cops said two suspects stole the phone and another had the stolen property.
A middle schooler beat up another kid at a school on Adelphi Street on Nov. 29, police report.
Witnesses told cops that a 12-year-old strangled another kid at the school between DeKalb and Lafayette avenues at 9:30 am, until he passed out and lost consciousness.
— Eli Rosenberg
©2012 Community News Group
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