Piggy bank heist
A brazen home intruder nabbed a piggy bank from a 72nd Street apartment on Aug. 28.
The victim told police that the burglar snuck into her bedroom and grabbed her toes inside the house between 19th and 20th avenues at 4 am, before running away with her piggy bank and her cellphone.
A scoundrel stole five pairs of sneakers from a 21st Avenue building on Aug. 26.
The victim told cops that the bandit snagged the shoes — worth $1,300 total — from the hallway of the apartment building between 85th and 86th streets at 7:30.
The crook left one pair of shoes at the scene, which are being used as investigatory evidence, according to police reports.
A bandit stole the wheels and tires off a Benson Avenue car on Aug. 28.
The victim told police that the thief stole the tires and wheels, worth $2,500, from her car parked by Bay 20th Street at about 4:50 am.
A nogoodnik swiped a wallet from an unlocked car on 70th Avenue sometime between Aug. 27 and Aug. 28.
The victim told police that he parked his car by 21st Avenue at 6 am, but when he returned the next morning, his wallet was missing from the center console.