Purloiner loots cash from Ocean Avenue laundry



Sheepshead Bay—Homecrest—Manhattan Beach—Gravesend

Laundry looter

A bandit swiped cash from a laundry room on Ocean Avenue on Jan. 14.

The victim told police that the looter covered security cameras inside the laundry room at the corner of Voorhies Avenues at around noon while he stole $350 and made off undetected.


A scoundrel tried to rob an iPhone on Avenue U on Feb. 5

The victim told police that the malcontent threatened them with a knife at the corner of Ocean Avenue around 3 pm, but ran off empty-handed shortly after.

Bike burglar

A pilferer stole a bicycle from a home on First Court on Feb. 7.

The victim told police that the looter snagged the $500 bike from her shed near Avenue R while the victim was on vacation.