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6th Precinct Restaurant thefts lead to Apple Store charges Officials are looking for three men after a pair of thefts inside Greenwich Village restaurants, according to a police report. The first incident was on Friday, Sept. 27, around 6:15 p.m. inside Baby Brasa, at 173 Seventh Ave. A 23-year-old woman was inside when she hung […]

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BY ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH |A homeless man was stabbed while sleeping in East River Park on Sunday night, authorities said. According to police, the 28-year-old victim was resting on the stage of the park’s amphitheater when an unknown man came up to him and stabbed him twice in the left hip at roughly 8:15 p.m. on […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A man burglarized an East Village church this week, police said. The incident occurred on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 11:20 a.m. Inside the St. Nicholas of Myra Orthodox Church, at 288 E. 10 St. Officials said that a man entered a restricted area through an unlocked door. Once inside, he went […]

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The following incidents are notable crimes from the 6th and 7th precincts: 7th Precinct School safety agent sprayed with harmful substance A NYPD school safety agent was assaulted while trying to break up a fight, police said. On Sunday, Oct. 13, around 12:10 p.m., a 25-year-old agent was helping other agents break up a fight […]

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The following incidents are notable crimes from across Lower Manhattan: Stolen tips lead to fight On Oct. 25, around 2:40 p.m., a group of thieves entered the Matto Espresso coffee shop at 188 Seventh Ave. took the tip jar and tried to flee, police said. When a male customer tried to stop the thieves, a […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A woman was able to escape from an attack inside an East Village apartment building, according to police. The incident occurred on Friday, Oct. 25, around 11 p.m. A man allegedly followed a 19-year-old woman into a residential building near East 7th Street and Avenue A. Once inside the building, they […]

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BY ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH | Police said they arrested 22-year-old Bronx native Jose Ortiz early today for the Oct. 24 robbery of an Upper West Side woman underneath scaffolding at 200 Amsterdam Avenue. Video surveillance footage shows two people approaching the 57-year-old victim from behind and one of the assailants punching her in the side of […]

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ATM robber turns violent A woman was robbed while she was at an ATM on Tuesday, Oct. 15, around 11:20 p.m., police said. Inside the Bank of America at 1293 Broadway, a man allegedly approached the 22-year-old female victim, told her he had a gun and took her wallet. The man then punched the woman […]

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BY MARK HALLUM | An indictment for brutal killings of four homeless men in Chinatown, allegedly by Randy Santos, 24, moved forward with an announcement from Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance. Santos is charged with four counts of murder and two for attempted murder after he allegedly went on a rampage with a metal bar in […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | Police are looking for a creep who groped an underage girl in the subway, officials said. The incident occurred on Monday, Oct. 21, around 2:40 p.m. A man approached a 16-year-old girl on a staircase in the subway station at Eighth Avenue and West 44th Street, police said. The man then […]

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