Cops cuff two men for alleged burglary


Carroll Gardens-Cobble Hill–Red Hook

Container cons

Two suspects allegedly swiped $97,900 worth of property from a container truck parked on Lorraine Street on March 3. 

The victim told police that he returned to the truck parked at the intersection of Otsego Street around 9:17 am and allegedly found the various household items were missing. 

Police caught up with suspects and slapped them with felony charges, according to police reports. 

Burglar Joe’s 

A suspect allegedly snagged an assortment of meats from a Court Street grocery store on March 2. 

The man entered the store at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue around 1:11 pm and allegedly tried to make off with the ill-gotten goods — but cops arrived in time and arrested him in the store. 

Upon his arrests, officers allegedly found a crack pipe and crack cocaine in the suspect’s possession, according to police reports. 

Gold digger

A freebooter snagged a gold chain and cash from a Lorraine Street home on Feb. 29. 

The victim told police that the burglar broke into their home at the intersection of Henry Street sometime before 11 am and made off with the $200 necklace, which had been stored in a drawer.