Boardwalk butterfingers

60th precinct
Photo by Jessica Parks


Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate


A brute attacked a woman at  a Coney Island Avenue apartment for saying her family members were fighting in Pakistan on May 3. 

The victim told police the savage punched her three times at the apartment between Ocean View and Brighton Beach avenues and then once in the back with a shoe around 11 pm causing bruising. 

Boardwalk butterfingers 

A man allegedly stole a woman’s purse on the Riegelmann Boardwalk and ran off but then dropped his phone on May 5. 

Police said the supposed victim picked up the phone from the boardwalk between W. 16th and W. 21st streets and the purported robber demanded his phone back around 4 pm causing a physical altercation.