A bruiser choked a pregnant woman and threatened her with a nail gun on 73rd Street on Jan. 21, police said.
The woman told authorities that she was trying to leave the apartment building between 17th and 18th avenues at 1:30 am when the man grabbed her by the neck, choked her, and punched her in the face. The man proceeded to threaten the woman with a nail gun before fleeing on foot.
Police on the scene canvassed the area, but couldn’t find the cad. The woman told police she is two months pregnant and was examined by emergency responders, authorities said.
Goons stripped a man’s car of its rims and tires on Bay 16th Street on Jan. 21, officials said.
The man told police he parked his car near Shore Boulevard at noon that day, and when he returned at 11:30 am the next day he discovered all four rims and tires were gone.
Police arrested a woman and two men for mugging two guys on Bay Parkway on Jan. 20, said police.
The trio cornered the victims near Shore Parkway at 9 pm and punched them multiple times before forcefully removing jewelry and clothing. Police on the scene stopped the suspects as they were fleeing and found them in possession of the stolen property, officials said.
A thief swiped cash from a man’s 18th Avenue apartment on Jan. 17, said police.
The man told police that the baddie managed to sneak into his locked apartment near between 79th and 80th streets while he was at work. The crook swiped $500 from a drawer in the man’s living room, according to a police report. There was no sign of forced entry, authorities said.
— Caroline Spivack
©2017 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynPaper.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.