Bandit nabs cop’s phone on Bay Ridge Avenue


Bensonhurst—Bath Beach


A bandit stole a cop’s phone at a Bay Ridge Avenue restaurant on Nov. 16. 

The cops was escorting the perp out of the eatery between New Utrecht and 16th avenues at 2:25 am because he refused to leave, but the thief then spit blood at the officer through a cut in his mouth, and then nabbed the cop’s cellphone from his pocket.

Phone filcher

A good-for-nothing punk punched a woman and stole her cellphone on Avenue P on Nov. 10.

The victim told police that the robber, whom she knew, punched her in the back of the head between W. First Street and Dahill Road at 10 pm before following her home.


Police arrested a man for allegedly pushing a teenager on Bay Parkway on Nov. 11.

The 14-year-old victim told police that the suspect approached him on the corner of 85th Street at 2:41 pm and said, “Give me your money” — before punching the teena and snatching $24 from his wallet. 

The victim identified the defendant during a canvas of the neighborhood, and he was arrested on site, according to authorities.

Vaping danger

Two gun-wielding ruffians assaulted a teenager who bought a vape from them on 78th Street on Nov. 17.

The 15-year-old victim told cops that he had handed over $35 for the vape pen from his 15-year-old acquaintances between 18th and 19th avenues at 1:40 pm when the delinquents flashed a gun and punched him in the face, before grabbing the cash and running off.