Marauder snatches woman’s bag on Manhattan Bridge


Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown

Bridge mugger

A pillager snatched a woman’s purse on the Manhattan Bridge on July 22.

The victim told cops that the pirate grabbed her bag from behind while she was heading toward the Big Apple at around 8 am, pulling her with him as she held onto the purse until she fell over.

Cop kicker

Cops cuffed a man for allegedly kicking officers who were trying to eject him from the Borough Hall subway station near Montague Street on July 23.

The arresting officer told her colleagues that the suspect was lying outstretched on the stairs to the train platform near Clinton Street at 1:15 pm, and when she told the man to leave, he started kicking and punching the cops, hitting one in the head, neck, and arms.

Police arrested the man and charged him with felony assault

Subway scumbag

Some yahoo attacked a train conductor at the Jay Street-MetroTech station on July 25.

The victim told police that the attacker slammed the conductor window closed onto her fingers on the A train’s Queens-bound platform at 10:50 pm, before swinging his cane at the side of the train.

The conductor got off the train at the Queens terminus of the line to seek treatment for her injuries.

Bike bandit

A brigand swiped a Citi Bike on Pacific Street some time between July 19 and 23.

The victim told police that he left the bike undocked between Nevins Street and Third Avenue, when the thief hopped on the blue two-wheeler and pedaled off.