Carroll Gardens-Cobble Hill–Red Hook
One that not away
Cops cuffed a guy who they say robbed a bank of hundreds of dollars on Court Street on March 19.
The 33-year-old handed the teller bank between Third and Fourth places a note around 5:30 pm, police said. The teller gave $486 in cash to the accused, who left and scrammed down Court Street, according to cops.
The man was arrested on W. 23rd Street on March 26, police stated.
A man was arrested who threatened to kill his acquaintance with a knife on Henry Street on March 25, cops said.
The 35-year-old suspect got into an argument with a 26-year-old fellow near W. Ninth Street around 5 pm, according to a police report. The accused then threatened to shank his pal, according to a report.
The officers collared the guy 15 minutes later and charged him with menacing, harassment, and possession of a weapon.
Not so tough now
Cops collared two teens who they say robbed a schoolboy on Henry Street on March 24.
The 17-year-old victim was between Third and Fourth places on his way home from school when the two suspected scoundrels cornered him and took $10 from his wallet, according to police.
The 16-year-olds have forced the boy to fork over $1,720 since January, cops said.
Officers busted the boys inside the school on March 24 at 11:29 am and charged them with robbery and grand larceny, a report states.
Inspect her gadgets
Thieves stole a host of electronics from a woman’s apartment on Columbia Street on March 20, police said.
The prowlers busted into the 30-year-old victim’s apartment between Woodhull and Summit streets sometime between 11 am and 4:30 pm and raided it of an iPad, two Samsung Galaxy tablets, one brown wallet, two credit cards, an iPod Touch, and $2,200 cash, according to cops.
A cretin smashed open a man’s car parked on Hicks Street sometime between March 25 and March 27, authorities said.
The 28-year-old victim said he left his white Audi near Bay Street on March 25 at 10 pm and, when he returned two days later at 5:40 pm, the driver’s-side window was shattered and the passenger door was ajar.
The scoundrel took two headlights, a child booster seat, the driver’s-side door handle, two black headrests, and a radio, according to cops.
A fiend made off with a man’s bicycle from the corner of Smith and Third streets between March 19 and March 21, police said.
The 42-year-old victim reported he locked his ride to a lamppost around 11:30 on March 19 and, when he returned two days later, the 18-speed was gone.
— Megan Riesz