Pirate hijacks car on Guider Ave

60th precinct
Photo by Jessica Parks


Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

Mace Race

A pirate hijacked a gray Range Rover from Guider Avenue on Dec. 1.  

The victim told police the brute threatened to spray him with mace while they were stopped at a red light at the intersection of E. 12th Street at around 11 pm, leading the victim to flee the car, before the thief climbing in the driver’s seat and drove off.

Bag hags

Freebooters stole suitcases and backpacks from a vehicle parked at a Surf Avenue pancake house on Dec. 1. 

The victim told police they parked the car parked between W. 8th and W. 12th streets at around 11:30 am to eat, before the looters raided the vehicle.

Pocket slash

A subway pirate slashed open the jean pocket of a sleeping straphanger aboard an F train, who later woke up near Neptune Avenue station on Dec. 7. 

The victim told police he slept past his stop and woke up near the station on W. 16th street around 3:30 am to realize his wallet and phone had been stolen. 

Boardwalk bully

A rampaging ruffian hit an 82-year-old bicyclist on the head as he was riding his bike on Riegelmann Boardwalk West on Dec 2. 

The victim told police that the brute approached him near W. 30th street around 6:30 am and gave him a blow on the head that left him feeling dizzy.