Criminal couple attacks shopkeeper with rock


Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown

Rock knock

A pair of bandits threw a rock at a Myrtle Avenue shopkeeper on Aug. 15.

The victim told police that a man and a woman stole soap, cookies, and donuts, and waltzed out of the Flatbush Avenue Ext. store at 11:30 am without paying, and when she chased after the crooks, they  threw a rock at her face.

Double shooting

Villains shot two men at Sands Street on the night of Aug. 11.

The first victim told police that the gunmen shot him in the ear near Navy Street just after 10:30 pm. The second victim told police that the mystery marksmen hit him with a bullet in the buttocks at around 2:30 am the next morning. 

Paramedics brought both victims to Methodist Hospital for treatment, according to police reports.

Bat directions

Some goon hit a man with a stick on Fulton Street on Aug. 15.

The victim told police that the lout asked him for directions at Red Hook Lane at 12:50 pm, before walloping his arm with the bat.

Lobbed in the lobby

A bruiser attacked a receptionist at a Duffield Street hotel on Aug. 16.

The victim told police that she and her attacker started arguing between Willoughby and Fulton streets at 2:30 am, before the ruffian punched her and hit her with a blunt object.

Cash grab

Looters raided a Livingston Street diner on Aug. 10.

The victim told police that the invader used a brick to bust the glass door of the eatery on Nevins Street just before midnight, before swiping $3,750 while an accomplice was on the lookout nearby.

Slice n’ dice

Some marauder nabbed a cash register from an Atlantic Avenue pizzeria on Aug. 13.

The victim told police that the purloiner broke the glass front door of the shop between Smith and Hoyt streets at 1:10 am and took the register with $400 in it.