Scumbag holds up teen on Fulton Street

88th precinct station house
88th precinct station house.
Photo by Stefano Giovannini


Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown

Cash only

Some scumbag held up a teen on Fulton Street on Jan. 15.
A witness told police that the criminal waltzed up to the 15-year-old victim near Fort Greene Place at 7:15 am and demanded his cash — but said he could keep his phone and Air Pods — before running off. 

Delivery ambush

Four fiends attacked a deliveryman at Lefferts Place on Jan. 15.
The victim told police he waiting for a customer between Grand and Classon avenues at 8:25 pm, when the pistol-packing perps walked up and demanded his wallet.
The delivery guy screamed for help and one of the fiends pistol whipped him.

Bike bandits

A two thieves stole a deliveryman’s e-bike on Classon Avenue on Jan. 15.
The victim told police that the rogues approached him between Greene Avenue and Clifton Place to ask him for the time at 8:45 pm, when they told him to hand over his wallet, or else.  
But the victim’s pockets were empty, so the crooks settled for his e-bike as a consolation prize.

Criminal underground

Goons robbed a teen at the Nevins Street subway station on Jan. 19.
The 16-year-old boy told police he was at the station near Flatbush Avenue Ext. at 8 pm, when four fiends surrounded him claiming the had a gun, before nabbing his phone and fleeing onto a 3 train. 

Batters up

Police arrested a woman for allegedly smacked a guy with a baseball bat on Navy Walk on Jan. 14.
The victim told police that he was trying to stop an argument between his wife and the defendant near Navy Street at 6:15 pm, when the suspect smacked his hand with the bat. 
Police caught up with the alleged attacker a few hours later at Hudson Walk, and slapped her with Felony Assault charges, according to the authorities.

Subway swipe

Some scofflaw snatched a woman’s phone on Classon Avenue on Jan. 19.
The victim told cops she was coming out of the Classon Avenue G train station near Lafayette Avenue when the pilferer grabbed her phone and hightailed it toward Classon Avenue at 3:30 pm.