The victim is named Molly and the attack occurred on Saturday at Williamsburg’s Alligator Lounge. She was attending a birthday party when she was approached by a stranger. Gothamist has more: Before she could get her first drink, she says a strange man “made a beeline for my friend” and tried to kiss her on […]
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.