A mystery perp struck a man in the head with a glass bottle on Fourth Avenue on July 4.
The assault occurred at 86th Street just before 3:45 am, police said, adding that the man fled down Fourth Avenue towards 85th Street to escape the lout, according to the report. The bottle left the victim with a gash on his forehead and right eye and his left eye swollen shut, police said. The man told police he didn’t remember anything after he got hit with the bottle.
A burglar stole two camera server boxes from a 73rd Street apartment building at some point after July 3, when an employee was away.
The theft occurred at the building at Fort Hamilton Parkway at some point after 11:45 am. There were no signs of forced entry, according to the report.
A lout told a Bay Ridge Avenue resident he would publish nude photos he had of him if he did not immediately cough up $1,000 on July 3.
The threat occurred at the man’s home between Third and Fourth avenues at around 3 pm, when the pair were video chatting, according to the report, which noted that the man didn’t pay up.
Police arrested a woman who they say stole more than $1,100 worth of clothing and accessories from an 86th Street store on July 5.
The alleged theft took place at the store between Fourth and Fifth avenues at around 10:30 pm, police said.
Police arrested a man who allegedly hit another man in the head with a hard object above the left eye — causing a laceration and bleeding — after a verbal dispute on 76th Street on July 7.
The alleged assault occurred between Ridge Boulevard and Third Avenue just after 5 am. A witness told police the perp struck the man in the front of the head with a baseball bat, according to the report, which added that emergency medical personnel transported the victim to Lutheran Medical Center, where he received four stitches.
Cops cuffed a man who they say hit a woman in the left leg with a baseball bat — leaving her with redness, pain, and bruising — on 76th Street on July 7.
The alleged assault occurred between Ridge Boulevard and Third Avenue around 8:30 pm, police said. The woman tried to stop the man from using the bat, which prompted him to aim it at her, according to the report.
Police arrested a man who they say hit a woman with a plastic crate on the right side of her head on Third Avenue on July 8.
The alleged assault occurred between 73rd and 74th streets around 1:15 am, police said. The woman told police that the man was angry because she was sitting outside listening to music, according to the report.
— Julianne McShane
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