Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown
A pair of baddies robbed a guy after he invited them back to his Court Street apartment on June 5.
The victim told police he invited an acquaintance and her friend to hang out at his abode near State Street at 12:15 am. He put $200 on the living room table, and he and the two women went to the bedroom, according a report. In his sleeping chamber, the stranger sprayed him in the eye with an unknown substance, and both women took the cash and fled, said authorities.
One of the women realized she left her wallet with her identification inside and started banging on the apartment door with a high heel, damaging the entryway, according to a report.
Bank hold up
Police arrested a man who they say held up a Montague Street bank on June 2.
The guy entered the bank near Cadman Plaza West at 12:05 pm and approached a teller, handing him a brown bag and allegedly demanding money, hissing, “I’ll shoot this place up,” according to a report. As the suspect was making the threat, he simulated that he had a gun, motioning to his waistband where he hid an umbrella handle, police said.
The witness then gave the suspect $2,503, authorities said, before he was arrested.
A goon stole a guy’s bicycle and phone as he was walking home on Bergen Street on June 2.
Authorities said the victim was near Fourth Avenue at 11:50 am when the lout came up from behind and knocked him to the sidewalk, punching and kicking him several times. The nogoodnik then snarled, “This is some gang s—” before fleeing with his set of wheels, iPhone, and credit cards, said a report.
The victim was taken to the hospital for cuts on his hands and knee, and bruising above his right eye.
Bump and bash
A pair of bruisers bashed a guy and stole his headphones after he accidentally bumped into them on Fulton Street on May 31.
Police said the victim was near near Boerum Place at 3:45 pm when he bumped into the two punks accidentally, and one of the jerks yelled, “You think you tough?”
One of the baddies then punched the victim in the right eye and snatched his white Beats headphones, which were hanging around his neck, said a report.
Cops cuffed a guy who they say stole a 14-year-old’s iPhone 6 after he accused the kid of using it to tape him on a 4 train on June 2.
The pair were both passengers on the Manhattan-bound train, and as it pulled into Borough Hall Station at 4:30 pm, the guy allegedly said, “Why are you recording me?” slapped the victim in the face, and snatched the phone from his hand, according to a report.
— Lauren Gill