Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate
Surf Ave. Strangler
A brute randomly turned around and strangled a woman while they were waiting in line at a Surf Avenue food pantry on Oct. 11.
The victim said the lout threw her shopping cart while waiting at the pantry at the intersection of W. 24th Street around 8 am caused redness to her throat.
A bandit wiped a Yamaha motorcycle left parked on Brighton 14th Street on Oct. 13.
The victim told police he left the motorcycle on the sidewalk between Ocean View and Brighton Beach avenues around 5 pm when it was taken.
A carjacker stole another Yamaha left on Bay 43rd Sreet on Oct. 16.
The victim said he returned to where he parked it on the street between Harway and Cropsey avenues around noon to the bike being gone.