Knife-wielding goon slashes man during robbery


Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown


A mugger slashed a guy on Flatbush Avenue Extension on Sept. 25.

The victim told police that the worm tried to snatch his phone from his hand near Fulton Street at around 10:52 pm, before pulling out a knife and slashing the victim in the arm. 

Knife guy 

Cops arrested a man for allegedly robbing someone at knifepoint on Lawrence Street on Sept. 24.

The victim told police that the suspect allegedly pulled out a knife on her near Willoughby Street at around 8:16 pm, and made off with her iPhone, AirPods, Coach wallet, and $55 in cash.

Cops tracked the victim’s cell phone to Fulton Street and Nostrand Avenue, and cuffed the 38-year-old for robbery, felony assault, and grand larceny.

Caught in the crossfire

A gunman hit a 19-year-old  NYU student in the arm during a brazen daylight shooting on Sept. 21 in crowded MetroTech Center.

The victim told police that he was walking to class near Jay Street at around 3:05 pm when he heard four shots and felt a sharp pain in his arm. 

Paramedics took the victim to Methodist Hospital in stable condition.

Iced out

A burglar ripped off an ice cream shop on Water Street on Sept. 24.

Employees of the store told police that the crooks snuck into the shop near Old Fulton Street at around 1 am, and made off with an iPad.