Cops cuff suspects in elevator robbery

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60th Precinct

Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate


Cops cuffed two crooks for allegedly robbing a man in the elevator of a W. 24 St. apartment building on Sept. 17.

The victim told police the thieves pulled a gun on him as he boarded the elevator near Surf Avenue at 9 pm, demanding he hand over his cell phone and other personal belongings, police said.

Broken Bottles

A scoundrel attacked a Brighton Beach Avenue bodega worker on Sept. 18.

The victim told police the wacko followed him into the deli near Brighton Sixth Street following an argument at 10:30 pm, before shoving him into a wine rack.

Sandal Snatchers

Police cuffed two thugs for stealing a mans shoes on Banner Third Road on Sept. 18.

The victim told police that the punks invaded his car near Brighton Third Street at 2:40 pm, when he slugging him, before fleeing with his sandals.


A thief looted $1,650 worth of stuff from a parked car on W. 33 Street on Sept. 18.

The victim told police that when she returned to her car near W. 35th Street at 10:30 pm, she noticed the passenger side window broken and her iPhone and other personal items missing, cops said.

— Chandler Kidd

Posted 12:00 am, September 25, 2019
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