Cops cuff woman for brick assault


Bensonhurst—Bath Beach

Stone cold crime

Police arrested a woman for allegedly hitting a man with a brick on W. Ninth Street on Jan. 12.

The victim told police that he and the stranger got into an argument between Avenue O and Avenue P at 8:25 pm before the suspect picked up the brick and threw it at his leg. 

Paramedics took the man to Coney Island Hospital for treatment, according to police reports.

Choked up

Cops cuffed a man for allegedly choking a woman inside a Benson Avenue home on Jan. 15.

The 41-year-old victim told police that she and the 23-year-old suspect began arguing inside an apartment building on the corner of Bay 31st Street when the defendant brandished a knife, hit the woman, and put his hands around her neck. 

At gunpoint

A low-life threatened to shoot a man on 62nd Street on Jan. 14 and ran off with $3,000. 

The victim told police that the robber opened his car door and pointed a silver gun at him between 19th and 20th avenues at 6:15 am, and the victim handed over his wallet containing the cash and his cellphone, which the robber threw to the ground before hightailing it.

Betty boo!

Some thief stole a Betty Boop statue and hundreds of dollars worth of electronics from an 86th Street basement on Jan. 11.

The victim told police that the pilferer broke into the apartment building’s basement between 17th and 18th avenue at around 1:20 pm and nabbed the statue and the electronics.