Police Beat: Man attacked in Bay Ridge deli, man robbed at knifepoint outside Bensonhurst bank

68th Precinct

The 68th Precinct serves Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights and Fort Hamilton.


A 30-year-old man was stabbed in the arm by another man on Fourth Avenue and 101st Street April 4. Authorities said the two men were arguing at 1:15 a.m. when one attacked the other. The victim was taken to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn.


A 59-year-old man was attacked by two men in a mini-market on Third Avenue and 73rd Street April 3. Cops said the assailants entered the store at 12:30 p.m., punched and kicked the victim and hit him in the head with a glass bottle. The attackers fled in a gray Volkswagen. The victim was taken to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn.


A car was stolen from a body shop on Third Avenue and 93rd Street March 31. Cops said a man brought the car to the shop at 8:40 p.m. and left the keys in the ignition when he went inside. Surveillance shows the thief getting into the car and driving north on Third Avenue.


A crook opened a Verizon Wireless account under the name of an 80-year-old Dyker Heights man without his permission March 30.

62nd Precinct

The 62nd Precinct serves Bensonhurst, Bath Beach and Gravesend.


A 32-year-old man was stabbed outside a bank on 18th Avenue and 65th Street March 30. Cops said a woman asked the man for directions at 3 p.m. Two men then dragged him to a car and stabbed him in the right leg. One of the attackers took a picture of the victim’s ID and demanded $20,000. After grabbing cash, the crooks fled the scene.


A crook stole $20,000 worth of property from a home on Cropsey and 15th avenues April 3. Cops said a man in his 20s broke through the front door at 9:20 p.m. and stole items from the bed and kitchen countertops while the homeowner slept. He then fled south on 15th Avenue and turned west on Independence Avenue.


Two crooks stole $1,525 worth of lottery tickets from a deli on 24th Avenue and 86th Street March 31.

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