Bay Ridge—Dyker Heights
A pair of goons robbed a man on 68th Street while threatening him with a two-by-four on Jan 27.
The victim told cops that he was near Fourth Avenue at 2:30 pm when the duo came behind him and demanded his cash.
“Run your pockets, what you got?” one said.
That’s when one thug brandish the two-foot-long piece of lumber, while the other swiped the victim’s wallet, cops said.
But the duo didn’t get much for its troubles: the victim only had $2 on him.
Two thugs beat up a teen for his handheld video game on Ovington Avenue on Jan. 29.
The victim told cops that he was near 12th Avenue at 1 pm when the pair came up from behind him and punched and kicked him until he was on the ground, then robbed him of his Sony PlayStation Portable.
Thieves swiped nearly $2,000 in electronics from a 72nd Street house on Jan 26 while its owner was away.
The victim told cops that she left her home between Fourth and Fifth avenues at 2 pm. When she returned to her house at 7 pm the next day, she found her MacBook and video camera missing.
Thieves scored when they ripped off a $30,000 ring from an 81st Street house on Jan 26.
The victim told cops that he left his house between 11th and 12th avenues at 9:45 am. When he returned at 10 pm, he found the house ransacked and the platinum and diamond ring missing.
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