Prowler steals phone from straphanger at Borough Hall


Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown

Apple thief!

Some scumbag snatched an iPhone on the Manhattan-bound 4 train near Borough Hall station on Dec. 20.

The victim told police that the pilferer grabbed the phone and high-tailed it out of the station near Court and Joralemon streets at 10:30 am.

Cold case

A thief stole $1,300-worth of clothing from an Albee Square W. store on Dec. 22.

A witness told police that the filcher took four coats and hid them on the way out of the store between Fulton and Willoughby streets at 7:10 pm.


A bandit stole an e-bike on Willoughby Street on Dec. 19.

The victim told police that he left the two-wheeler unattended near Lawrence Street at 1:15 pm when the pirate stole the bike.


A scoundrel swiped a woman’s bag at a Smith Street bar on Dec. 21.

The victim told police that the thief had taken her bag — along with her laptop, e-reader, and other items — while she was distracted in the watering hole between Pacific and Dean streets just after midnight.