Pirates loot funds from taxi driver

60th precinct
Photo by Jessica Parks


Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

Crazy Taxi

Brutes robbed $55 from their taxi driver before fleeing from the vehicle on Surf Avenue on Sept. 11. 

The victim told police that the two crooks threatened to shoot him when pulling up to the intersection of W. 33rd Street at around 6:20 am before taking off with the money. 

Crazy Train

A savage stole a woman’s cash after threatening her with a box cutter at the Surf Avenue station on Sept. 10. 

The victim told police that the bandit fled from the station at the intersection of W. Eighth Street at around 8:25 am with the ill-gotten funds. 

Tool crazy

A robber stole $3,500 worth of tools from a worksite at a Surf Avenue public housing complex on Sept. 10. 

A witness told police that he noticed the door had been tampered with when arriving to work between W. 29th and W. 30th streets at around 3:30 am before noticing the missing items.