Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate
Taking it to go
A miscreant stole a halal food cart on Brighton Fifth Street on May 13.
The victim said he left the cart near Brighton Beach Avenue when he finished his work day at 1:30 am. However, when he returned later that morning, he noticed someone had taken the entire cart.
A good-for-nothing stole a man’s tires on Bay View Avenue on May 19.
The victim said he parked his Honda Accord near W. 33rd Street, and when he returned to it at 1:15 am, realized someone had taken two stock rims from it and the Goodyear Eagle tires on it from the passenger side.
Two scoundrels stole a woman’s bag on the Riegelmann Boardwalk on May 13.
The victim said she was walking near W. 24th Street at 11:25 pm when two men took her Mark Jacobs bag off her shoulder. The bag had money in it, and the men fled towards W. 23rd Street, she told officers.
Police said the thieves did not attack the woman nor draw a weapon.
— Adam Lucente