Welcome to the neighborhood! A man thought to be a friendly neighbor helped a pair of roommates move into their apartment at Meserole St. and Union Ave. this weekend, but there was a catch. From DNAinfo: The suspect began to help the roommates move their property from a U-Haul truck into the building, but then […]
We’re not sure how no one saw this happening, but talk about persistence! A thief sawed down a 25-foot tree to steal a bicycle locked to its trunk last week, according to locals. Christopher Ryan said his friend locked a bike to a tree in front of 242 Grand St., between Driggs Avenue and Roebling […]
Greenpoint and Williamsburg only have a handful of convicted sex offenders, but Bushwick is a different story: New York State, like many states, allows you to search for a sex offender. The Empire State only lets you map individual sex offenders. You can’t plot a map of all of the sex offenders currently registered around […]
Cops aren’t saying whether or not they have any suspects in the Michael Sapp case, but no arrests have been made. From the Brooklyn Paper: Michael Sapp of Bedford-Stuyvesant died of severe head injuries three days after someone knocked him out in front of the Charleston on Bedford Avenue between N. Seventh and N. Eighth streets […]
The woman above dognapped her over the weekend: A woman stole a Pomeranian named Suki outside of a 24-hour supermarket on Driggs Avenue early this morning, according to the dog’s owner, Yashoda Smith, who is on vacation in Greece.
Last week we were sad to report that 33-year-old Michael Sapp, who was an employee of Williamsburg’s The Bagel Store, had passed away. Details are still spotty, but an eyewitness related what he saw to Gothamist. He claims that bystanders stood idly by taking pictures of Sapp instead of calling 9-11. This story just keeps […]
The death of a 2-month-old child in The Edge condos this past October has been ruled a homicide. From The Daily News: The death of a baby who perished seven months ago in his parents swank Brooklyn condo has been ruled a homicide, authorities said Tuesday. Hudson Dipede was just 2 months old when he […]
The details surrounding Sunday’s altercation in Williamsburg are confusing and conflicted, but the news keeps getting worse. The sister of Michael Sapp, the man beaten into a coma at the Charleston on Bedford Avenue on Saturday night, said she is coming to terms with doctors’ pronouncement that he is brain-dead, but she is aggravated that […]
Well this sucks. The apparent fight occurred on Saturday night and forced the scheduled Northside Festival events at the venue to be shifted to the Gibson.
After many reports of a serial groper assaulting women near Humbolt Street in Williamsburg, the police have a suspect in custody. From CBS 1010 WINS: The man was taken into custody after a victim spotted him on the street Thursday and called police, sources said. Police put the woman in a patrol car and drove […]