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Crook invades home for disabled, snatches iPad • Brooklyn Paper

Crook invades home for disabled, snatches iPad

78th Precinct

Park Slope

Pad behavior

A thief stole a woman’s iPad she had left in her room at a home for disabled people on Garfield Place on Aug. 24.

The victim told police she left the pricey tablet in her room in the facility between Eighth Avenue and Prospect Park West at 4:45 pm, and discovered later that the device was stolen.

Not kid’s stuff

A 14-year-old boy was arrested for attacking his father inside his Seventh Street home on Aug. 31.

The man told police he was inside his house between 11th and 12th streets at 11 am, when his son — who investigators noted does not attend school — attacked him, injuring his left arm.

Police picked up the boy later that day and booked him on assault charges, cops said.

Peddling crime

A thief rode off with a man’s expensive bicycle he had left on Prospect Park West on Aug. 30.

The victim told police he parked his bike between 10th and 11th streets at 8:30 am, and returned later that evening to find his ride stolen.

Smack attack

Some delinquent slapped a woman inside a Wyckoff Street community center on Aug. 31.

The victim told police that she was inside the facility between Nevins Street and Third Avenue at 9:30 am, when she became embroiled in an argument with another woman, who hauled off and smacked her, cops said.

Road rage

A dispute between motorists lead to a brawl on Sixth Avenue on Sept. 1.

The victim told police that he passed the other man’s car, upsetting him, before pulling over near Flatbush Avenue at 11:40 pm. The other man stopped next to him, got our of his car and socked the victim once in the face, cops said.

— Colin Mixson

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