Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate
A man was found stabbed to death on W. 15th Street on June 4, police said.
The 29-year-old victim was found near Neptune Avenue at 2 am with multiple stab wounds. His head was also badly beaten, cops said.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are asking for help in finding an autistic teen who disappeared from his Avenue V home on June 7.
Khalik Phillip, 19, was last seen leaving his home near Coyle Street at noon, cops said. His family said he has never been missing this long.
Khalik, 5-foot-5 and 135 pounds, is fond of riding trains, they added.
He was wearing an orange sleeveless hoodie at the time of his disappearance, authorities said.
Anyone with information can call the Missing Persons Squad at (212) 694–7781.
A crook robbed two banks along Flatbush Avenue and Newkirk Plaza on May 21, but only made off with cash after the second hold up.
The suspect started his day at the HSBC branch on Flatbush Avenue between Caton Avenue and Linden Boulevard shortly after 9 am, but fled empty-handed, police said.
Still looking for loot, he struck the Sovereign branch on Newkirk Plaza near E. 16th Street at 2:40 pm, this time fleeing with an undisclosed sum of cash, officials reported.
— Colin Mixson
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