Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown
Losing your stool
A 19-year-old struck another man in the face with a metal stool in MetroTech on Nov. 16, according to investigators.
The perp grabbed the piece of furniture and clubbed the victim near the corner of Jay Street and Myrtle Avenue at 9 pm, leaving the man with black eyes, swelling, headaches, and dizziness, according to prosecutors.
Cops arrested a 16-year-old woman who allegedly tried make off with clothing from a Fulton Mall department store on Nov. 23.
A worker at store between Hoyt Street and Gallatin Place claims she saw the suspect snatch clothing an costume jewelry and attempt to leave without paying at around 9 pm.
The suspect faces assault, criminal mischief, petit larceny, criminal possession of stolen property, and resisting arrest charges, according to documents from the District Attorney’s office.
— Ben Muessig