We were horrified to hear about the alleged rape that occurred Monday in Greenpoint in broad daylight. Police initially detained two suspects, but have since released them: Police declined to charge two men detained for raping a woman in a portable restroom Monday afternoon because of “a lot inconsistencies” in the woman’s account, the NYPD […]
Dance floors blues at @brooklynasylum A post shared by Brooklyn Asylum (@brooklynasylum) on Dec 22, 2014 at 12:09pm PST We have few details, and no arrests have been made, but the tragic shooting occurred in the Bushwick club last night at 5:20 AM: A 22-year-old man was fatally shot in the face inside an illegal […]
As we mentioned yesterday, there was a shooting on Greenpoint Ave. Police now have the suspect in custody — a 51-year-old, retired cop named Gene Barrett. He’s being charged with attempted murder, robbery, assault, burglary and menacing. Around 2:30 p.m. Monday, on Greenpoint Avenue near the intersection of McGuinness Boulevard in the Greenpoint section, police […]
Around 3 pm this afternoon, a shooting and possible police standoff took place on Greenpoint Avenue near the intersection of McGuinness Boulevard.
Eighteen-year-old Sergio Reyes died Sunday morning after holding up Garden Deli — which is just a block from the Jefferson L stop — with a fake gun. Police caught up with him soon after on Star Street, where he was shot and killed. He was in possession of the fake gun when he was confronted: […]
As DNA reported a few days ago, there has been a very troubling uptick in rapes in Greenpoint. Reports of assaults in the neighborhood were up 62% last year. Police Captain Peter Rose got himself in a lot of trouble after the article ran by saying he wasn’t “too worried” since most of the rapes […]
Few details have emerged and the victim’s name has not been released. From NBC New York:
The incident happened on Monday at Knickerbocker Laundry Station in Bushwick: A man was caught on video stealing a 4-month-old puppy named Pippen from a locked room in a Bushwick laundromat Monday afternoon, police said.
The stabbing took place just blocks from the Bedford Avenue subway stop and around the corner from the newly-opened Whole Foods. DNA has more: A man was critically stabbed by three muggers who robbed him of his cellphone in Williamsburg Monday, police said.
The victim, Ian Sklarsky, says he “doesn’t remember if the chocolate bar was a Snickers bar or a Milky Way.” Poor guy. Judging by the welt on his head one thing’s for sure; it wasn’t a Three Musketeers: A Bushwick artist was attacked by a man who hit him with a partially eaten chocolate bar, […]