A man was arrested after he allegedly stole jewelry from an acquaintence’s Wilson Street house on Oct. 2 and sold it at a pawn shop.
According to the district attorney’s office, the resident of the home at the corner of Bedford Avenue found several pieces of jewlery missing after the man left at 11:59 pm. Police tracked the jewelry down to a neighborhood pawn shop and the resident of the apartment was able to identify the goods.
The man was charged with grand larceny, petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property.
Police arrested a man who they say snatched a purse off a woman’s arm on Marcy Avenue on Oct. 10.
Officials say the woman was near Rodney Street at 12:15 am when the man attacked attacked her, trying to pull the handbag off of her arm. The woman struggled, but the alleged robber eventually prevailed and took off with the purse, cops said.
The man was charged with robbery, grand larceny, petit larceny, criminal possession of stolen property, menacing and harassment.
A woman was arrested after the security guard at a Flushing Avenue drugstore caught her stealing hair products on Oct. 8, cops claim.
According to the district attorney’s office, the woman walked into the store between Throop Avenue and Broadway at 3:14 pm and put a hair styler in her bag.
Police arrested the woman and charged her with petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property.
— Danielle Furfaro
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