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INSIDE JOB Expensive jewelry worth more than $50,000 disappeared from the offices of a media company in the Financial District, cops say. A worker at the XO Group told police that the seven pieces — including earrings, rings and a $25,300 necklace — were stolen from a storage closet at the company’s offices on the […]

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BANK JOB The risk doesn’t always match the reward. A man robbed a Tribeca bank branch in broad daylight last Friday Apr. 8, threatening a cashier and ditching a dye pack as he made off with a measly $530, cops say. Around 1:50 p.m. that day, the 50–60-year-old strode into the Santander branch in Hudson […]

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BROKEN BONES An employee at Nobu on Hudson St. landed in the hospital with a broken jaw this week, after an argument with a customer at the pricey eatery turned violent, according to police. The 48-year-old worker told police that he got into a fight with the 27-year-old diner at 5 p.m. on Monday Apr. […]

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CELL PHONE TO JAIL CELL A Queens man tried to rape a woman at a luxury hotel in Battery Park City last weekend, but was arrested after returning to the scene of the crime to grab his cellphone, police say. The 31-year-old tried to force himself on a 20-year-old acquaintance at the Conrad New York […]

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FASHION FIENDS HIT TRIBECA — TWICE A gang of six robbers apparently hit two different clothing stores in Tribeca in two consecutive days, bagging more than $18,000 worth of apparel in broad daylight, police say. On Friday Mar. 18, a group of six men walked into Patron of the New, a men’s and women’s boutique […]

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TWO IS ONE TOO MANY Shoplifters hit an eyewear store in Soho twice over the last month, stealing more than $4,500 worth of designer frames, police say — and prompting the store’s employees to say enough is enough. The LensCrafters store at 390 Broadway was relieved of merchandise worth $2,318 on Tuesday, Feb. 16, when […]

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STOLEN SOCK STASH A woman paid a hefty price for some grub in Chinatown when she left $3,800 in cash stuffed in a black sock on the counter of a buffet restaurant — in an episode that’s ripe for a film plot. The 44-year-old Bronx resident, who told police the money was her tax refund, […]

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DESIGNER HAUL A thief with expensive taste picked up some designer bags off the street, according to police. The fashionable fiend lifted a shipping box packed with a pair of handbags and a backpack, worth $10,500 altogether, that was standing in front of the loading dock for the Chanel boutique at 139 Spring St. on […]

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LATE-NIGHT KNIFE ATTACK A 22-year-old man was slashed in the Financial District on Monday night, police say. The intoxicated victim was walking along Cliff St. near the corner with John St. around 11:30 p.m. on Monday Feb. 15 when he got into an argument with a man on the street, cops said. The passer-by pulled […]

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SUBWAY KNOCKOUT Two men knocked out a teenager on a northbound A train on Sunday night, after they stole his wallet and threatened him with a knife, police say. The 19-year-old victim was on his way to his home in the Bronx just after midnight on Monday Feb. 1, when one of the perps took […]

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