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ROBBERY PATTERN Cops are on the hunt for a robber wanted for two heinous robberies committed Downtown beginning on June 13. The first victim, 50, told police she was inside the Spring Street Subway Station near Sixth Avenue at 10:53 am, when the suspect grabbed her from behind and held a cloth over her mouth […]

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SHARP JACKET Cops busted a man for allegedly stealing a $3,200 jacket from a Greene Street fashion boutique on June 7. An employee told police that the suspect was inside the retailer between Canal and Grand streets at 3:30 pm, when he was spotted slipping the ritzy coat off the rack and breezing past the […]

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LOOT AND SCOOT  Cops arrested a 46-year-old man for allegedly looting the cab of a garbage truck parked on Fulton Street on June 3. The victim told police he parked the commercial garbage truck between Nassau Street and Broadway to chat with some other construction guys at 10:15 am, and returned to the vehicle to […]

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SMOOTH MOVE A thief made off with a piece of heavy machinery stored in a van on Church Street on May 22. The victim told police he parked his work van between Franklin and Whitehall street at 12:30 pm, and returned less than four hours later to find a lock securing his vehicle busted, and […]

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RUSSIAN ROULETTE A gunman knocked off a Fulton Street newsstand on May 20, nabbing cash and lotto tickets. The victim told police he was manning the counter between William and Gold streets at 7:53 pm, when the armed robber appeared wielding a silver pistol and cracked him on the side of the head. The thief […]

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BIKE BANDIT A thief rode off with a man’s pricey Blanchi bicycle he’d left locked on Varick Street at May 8. The victim told police that he chained his bike to scaffolding between Canal and Watts streets at 1 am, and returned a few hours later to find his $1,299 bike was stolen.   WATCH […]

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LIGHTER LARCENY Thieves made off with a $14,000 lighter from a luxury smokes shop inside Brookfield Place on April 23. Surveillance footage from Davidoff of Geneva near West Street shows three men inside the store at around 3 pm, including one man with a six-year-old boy, according to manager Rudy Perez. As two of the […]

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SIMPLE QUESTION Cops are hunting the robber who nabbed an iPhone and cash from a man on Howard Street on April 30. The victim told police that he was near Mercer Street at 1 pm, when the crook sauntered up and snarled, “Where’s my money?” The two argued before the robber claimed he was packing […]

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BRIDGE STREET SLASHER Cops are hunting the knife-wielding maniac who left a man with grievous wounds following a brutal Bridge Street attack on April 21. The victim told police he was near Whitehall Street at 9:50 pm, when the bruiser drew a knife and started slashing, causing numerous gashes across the man’s face, chest and […]

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OLD FAITHFUL A man was arrested for allegedly brawling with paramedics after he refused to leave the side of an injured loved one on Broadway on April 15. The emergency worker told police he was attempting to aid the ailing woman between Morris and Rector streets at 9:40 am, but was hindered by her significant […]

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