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Cops: Medic helps man enter hospital; man strikes medic with cane - Brooklyn Paper

Cops: Medic helps man enter hospital; man strikes medic with cane

60th Precinct

Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

Medic manhandled

Police cuffed a 55-year-old for allegedly attacking a paramedic with a cane on Ocean Parkway on April 7.

The FDNY emergency medical service technician was attempting to bring the suspect into Coney Island Hospital from an ambulance near Avenue Z at 7:40 am when the situation turned violent, according to authorities.

The suspect purportedly hit the paramedic in the head with the walking stick, causing the victim to suffer swelling and redness, according to the District Attorney’s office.

Age rage

A 36-year-old woman punched an 83-year-old woman in the head on Bridgewater Court, according to police.

The assailant confronted the elderly victim between Brighton Sixth and Brighton Seventh streets at 6 pm on March 28 and threw the blow, documents from the District Attorney’s office indicate.

The victim suffered bruising and swelling, and cops managed to apprehend the suspect, who face charges of assault, menacing, and harassment, among other offenses.

Window pain

Cops nabbed a 25-year-old accused of chucking a drinking glass through the window of a Coney Island Avenue club on April 6.

The suspect allegedly shattered the window of the lounge between Brighton Beach Avenue and Bridgewater Court at 2:42 am, causing more than $1,000 in damage, according to the District Attorney’s office.

— Ben Muessig

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