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BY GABE HERMAN | Cops are still looking for the firebug who tried to torch the Masonic Hall in Chelsea on Tuesday night. Around 11:45 p.m. on Oct. 8, in front of the building at 46 West 24 St., at Sixth Avenue, police said that a man threw an “incendiary device” at the unoccupied building, causing […]

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Stick-up in front of City Hall  Cops are looking for a man who robbed a victim at gunpoint in front of City Hall over the weekend. The victim told the First Precinct he was sitting on a park bench in front of City Hall on Oct. 5, talking with friends, when a man sitting to […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | Police are looking for a man who broke into the Karma Lounge in the East Village last week. Law enforcement sources said the main gained entry into the office of the hookah bar at 51 First Ave., between East 3rd and 4th Streets, at around 3:55 a.m. on Oct. 3. Once […]

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BY ROBERT POZARYCKI | Detectives need the public’s help in finding a man who violently raped a woman in Midtown early on Sunday morning. The NYPD released on Oct. 8 video footage of the perpetrator responsible for the Oct. 6 attack, which occurred at 12:55 a.m. in the area of West 51st Street between 8th […]

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9th Precinct Shoplifter attacks worker A man who tried to shoplift at a Duane Reade and then attacked an employee who attempted to stop him remains at large, according to police. Cops said the robbery occurred at 10:35 a.m. on Sept. 9 at the pharmacy located at 52 East 14th St. According to law enforcement […]

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 13th Precinct Cafe blues after guitar theft Cops are looking for a man who stole a guitar from Café Bocce at 20 Union Square West. Police said the burglar gained entry at 4 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, and took a guitar valued at $150. On Oct. 5, the NYPD released surveillance images of the man wanted […]

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BY ROBERT POZARYCKI | Cops need the public’s help in finding a crook who recently went looking for backpacks out of basements in Soho and Midtown Manhattan. On Oct. 7, the NYPD released video footage of the perpetrator responsible for the burglary pattern, which began in August with a break-in at a building on 9th […]

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BY MARK HALLUM | It was the second-coming of the notorious tenement days in the Lower East Side this August when city officials discovered an apartment building split into half-floors — some of which not tall enough for an individual to stand upright in their own unit. Even more perilous than the ceiling height at […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | They may have been without a home, but the four victims of Saturday’s murder spree in Chinatown were mourned at a Monday vigil as part of the community. The Oct. 7 vigil and rally took place at Chinatown’s Chatham Square, just steps away from where four homeless men were brutally bludgeoned […]

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BY ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH | A police officer revived a man by using chest compressions after he robbed an Upper East Side CVS Pharmacy last week. At around 10:05 p.m. on Sept. 30, police responded to a robbery at a CVS located at 1032 2nd Ave. Once officers arrived, they were told the thief had already fled […]

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