Cops: Teen stabs, chokes young boy

70th Precinct



A 15-year-old boy was arrested for stabbing and choking another boy on Nostrand Avenue on Nov. 7.

The victim told police that he was between Hillel Place and Avenue H at 3:10 pm when the suspect placed him in a headlock and stabbed him in the back several time, before letting the victim collapse to the floor.

The suspect then allegedly straddled the victim and choked him until he fell unconscious. Paramedics rushed the victim to a local hospital, where he was treated for a collapsed lung and four stab wounds, cops said.

Baring blades

Police arrested a 44-year-old man who they say threatened another man at knife-point on Flatbush Avenue on Nov. 15.

The victim told police that he was between Bedford Avenue and E. 26th Street at 4:30 pm when the suspect drew a knife and uttered the threats.

“I will kill you,” the suspect allegedly barked. “Do you want to die right now?”

Lifted gadgets

A 16-year-old boy was arrested for burglarizing a woman’s E. 21st Street apartment on Nov. 14 — taking more than $1,600 worth of electronics, mostly video games.

The victim told police that she had left her apartment between Caton and Church avenues at noon, and returned about three hours later to find that her window to the fire escape was busted in, and that her $800 television, $300 Xbox 360, $350 Playstation 3, and $200 Portable Sony Playstation were missing.

When she spoke with police following the burglary, she recalled seeing the suspect and another man carrying her TV out of the apartment buildings, cops said.

Beat on E. Eighth

Police arrested a 36-year-old man was arrested who they say beat up another man on E. Eighth Street on Nov. 14.

The victim told police that he was near Avenue H at 7:15 am when the suspect punched him the stomach, and then gave the victim an uppercut while he was doubled over.

— Colin Mixson

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