Knife-wielding man slashes victim


Bensonhurst—Bath Beach

Knife knave 

A ruffian slashed a man on Bay 14th Street on Dec. 27.

The victim told police that two brute approached him outside his house between Bath and Benson avenues at 8:55 pm and began shoving him, before slashing his arm twice. 

Locker looter

A bandit swiped $2,000 from an 86th Street gym on Jan. 5.

The victim told police that he left the cash in the unlocked locker at a gym between 20th and 21st avenues at 3:30 pm, and returned to see that a looter had pocketed it. 

Violent robbery

Two marauders punched a man and ran off with his wallet on Bay 25th Street on Jan. 1.

The victim told police that the perps approached him between Bath and Cropsey avenues at 11:38 pm and socked him in the right eye, before grabbing the wallet with $485 and fleeing in different directions. 

Failed attack

Police arrested a teenager for allegedly punching a man during a botched robbery on Benson Avenue on Dec. 27.

The 46-year-old victim told police that the 18-year-old demanded his wallet and phone on the corner of Bay 19th Street at 2:22 am, but when the victim refused, the defendant punched him and failed to take his wallet. 

The victim ran home and called police, who located and arrested the suspect on felony assault charges.