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Firefighters stop cleaver attack on woman Chinatown firefighters intervened to stop a man from attacking his wife with a cleaver on the street Sunday morning. Police arrested Ming Guang Huang, 28, who was charged with attempted murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon and harassment after injuring his wife, 24, with a cleaver in the […]

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Trunk show heist? Over $8,000 worth of clothing was stolen from a man’s parked car in Lower Manhattan. The victim, a 46-year-old man, reported to police that his gray 2011 Range Rover Sport HSE had been broken into while it was parked in front of 8 Spruce St. on Sat., Feb. 9 between the hours […]

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Trunk show heist? Over $8,000 worth of clothing was stolen from a man’s parked car in Lower Manhattan. The victim, a 46-year-old man, reported to police that his gray 2011 Range Rover Sport HSE had been broken into while it was parked in front of 8 Spruce St. on Sat., Feb. 9 between the hours […]

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One phone arrives, another departs A transit theft occurred aboard a southbound R train when a pickpocket took a woman’s cell phone near the Brooklyn Bridge stop — where another phone had been recovered earlier in the week. The device was swiped at 5:30 p.m. on Sun., Jan. 27 on a Brooklyn-bound train. The victim, […]

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Starbucks pickpocket Hands full of coffee, one woman could do nothing as her assailant bumped into her and slipped her cell phone from her pocket. The 32-year-old woman was inside Starbucks at about 3 p.m. on Fri., Jan. 25 when someone picked her pocket. She was on her was on her way out of the […]

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Elevator robbery A man was forced into his Spring St. apartment’s elevator and robbed at gunpoint late at night on Wednesday. The victim, 23, told police that he was entering his apartment building at 106 Spring St. at about 1:30 a.m. on Wed., Jan. 16 when a man approached him from behind. As he reached […]

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Robber sticks around An attempted robbery was thwarted when the victim ran and returned with a police officer. On Sun., Jan. 13, just after 3 a.m., a Staten Island resident exited the Whitehall subway station en route to the ferry terminal when he was stopped by a robber wielding a stick who demanded the man’s […]

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Teen killed in shooting Friends and family on the Lower East Side gathered to commemorate a young athlete killed by a gunman near his home in from Baruch Houses. Raphael Ward, 16, was killed at about 9 p.m. on Fri., Jan. 4 outside a candy store on Rivington and Colombia Sts. The New York Times […]

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Sidewalk robbery A woman was pushed down and robbed as she walked home on New Year’s Day. The victim, 25, told police that she was walking along Watts St. at 8:15 a.m. when she was shoved from behind on the southeast corner of Watts and Greenwich Sts. The man covered her mouth and reached into […]

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Mugger cuts man’s pants One man’s subway snooze was abruptly cut short when he woke up to find a man sawing at his pants’ pocket. The 29-year-old reported that he boarded a southbound E Train at Lexington and 53rd St. He awoke at the World Trade Center station at about 2:30 a.m. to see a […]

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