The 68th Precinct serves Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights and Fort Hamilton.
ATTACKED DURING WALK
A 64-year-old man was robbed on 13th Avenue and 85th Street March 16. Cops said an SUV pulled up next to him while he was walking at 7:30 p.m. The occupants – three women and a man – called him over to the car, swiped a gold pendant and drove away.
STEAL PURSE IN PARK
Two men stole a woman’s purse from a park bench on Fort Hamilton Parkway and 66th Street March 17. Cops said the crooks approached the 47-year-old victim at 8 p.m., grabbed the bag and fled on e-bikes. The woman said the thieves wore dark clothing.
CROOK NABS WALLET
A thief stole a 46-year-old woman’s wallet in a grocery store on Eighth Avenue and 63rd Street March 21. The woman realized the wallet was missing when she was at the register. It contained $400 and credit cards.
A package was stolen from an apartment building on Fourth Avenue and 101st Street March 20. Cops said the thief entered the building at 3:25 p.m. and swiped a FedEx delivery worth $3,200.
The 62nd Precinct serves Bensonhurst, Bath Beach and Gravesend.
NABBED FOR ASSAULT
A 35-year-old man was arrested for strangling and robbing his 39-year-old girlfriend on 86th and Bay 31st streets March 14. Cops said the couple were arguing at 6:20 p.m. when the man pushed the woman to the floor and stole her phone and keys. The victim had bruises on her arm.
ROBBED AT KNIFEPOINT
A 40-year-old man was arrested for robbing and attacking a deli worker on Avenue S and West Sixth Street March 15. Cops said the man entered the deli at 9:50 p.m., put the employee in a chokehold, held a knife to his neck and said, “Give me the money from the register.” He fled with $250.
GETTING HIS KICKS
A 17-year-old boy was arrested for trying to rob a 13-year-old boy on Bay Parkway and 86th Street March 19. Cops said the suspect approached the victim at 7:14 p.m. and said, “You want a fight? Run your pockets.” When he was arrested he kicked the police car, causing $250 in damage.
A crook stole an 18-year-old woman’s wallet and credit cards on Bath Avenue and Bay 34th Street March 21. The thief later used one of the cards to make an unauthorized purchase at a nearby deli.