Pirates steal teenager’s iPhone on Neptune Avenue

60th precinct
Photo by Jessica Parks


Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

My phone

Bandits swiped an iPhone XR from a teenager on Neptune Avenue on Dec. 16. 

The victim told police that the two bullies slapped him in the face between Brighton 3rd Street and Ocean Parkway Service Road at around 7:25 am and took his phone. 

Dry cleaned-out

Ruffians held up a Brighton Beach Avenue dry cleaner at gunpoint on Dec. 17.

A witness told police the brutes took $500 from the cash register at the store between Brighton 4th and Brighton 5th streets around 2:15 pm while displaying a silver handgun. 


A home invader poured nail polish on a victim’s carpet and bed after breaking into a West 8th Street apartment on Dec. 20. 

The victim told police that she left her home between Surf Avenue and Sheepshead Bay Road at around 7:40 am and returned home to find the damage.