Assault in Tillary Street shelter

88th Precinct

Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

A clean break

Police arrested a resident of a Tillary Street women’s shelter who they say beat another dweller with a cane on Dec. 23, breaking the victim’s arm.

Police said the victim and the suspect were in an elevator of the building between Prince and Gold streets at 7 pm when the suspect attacked.

The woman was charged with two counts of assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon.


A man faces charges for a grizzly attempted murder on Fulton Street on Dec 19.

The victim was near St. Felix Street at 11:10 pm when an assailant lunged at him and stabbed him in the chest, police said.

Law enforcement officials cuffed a suspect and charged him with attempted murder, assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon.

The victim was taken to the intensive care unit of a Brooklyn hospital.— Danielle Furfaro

— Danielle Furfaro

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