Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate
A shady bandit swiped two pairs of designer sunglasses and a wallet from a vehicle parked in a Bay 43rd Street driveway on April 25.
The victim told police that he was alerted to the break into his car between Harway and Cropsey avenues when he received a notification to his phone at around 8 pm that chargers had been made to his card.
A car breaker snagged a catalytic converter from a car parked on Shore Parkway on April 21.
The victim told police that he left his car between Bay 48th and Bay 49th streets around 11 am, and when he was driving later noticed it sounded funny — and later discovered the missing piece.
Another car break-in
Louts stole more than $2,000 in property from a car parked on Bay 49th Street on April 18.
The victim told police that he returned to his vehicle parked at the intersection of Cropsey Avenue at around 8 pm to find his passenger side window broken and his electronics, laptop and jewelry missing.