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Detective Chases Down Teen Who Attacked 82-Year-Old in Crown Heights: NYPD

An NYPD detective saw the robbery in Crown Heights and arrested the 15-year-old.

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Burglar Steals Cash and $600 Shoes from Crown Heights Home, Police Say

The 23-year-old's apartment was broken into on June 19, police said.

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Police Bust Booze-Fueled Party at Unlicensed Bar on Rogers Avenue

Liquor and beer were confiscated from the June 12 party at Wild Whiskey Warthog in Crown Heights.

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Targets of Brooklyn Shooting Chased Down Gunman and Held Him for Police

George Lowers, 32, fired multiple shots at a pair of brothers in Crown Heights, authorities said.

Flatbush »

Gunman Arrested in Fatal Shooting Near Flatbush Avenue Chicken Restaurant

The murder happened on Saturday night at the corner of Clarkson Avenue near Prospect-Lefferts Gardens.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Man Smashes Bottle on Woman's Head After She Gives Him Beer Money: NYPD

The woman had just handed over $7 for beer when the man hit her with an empty bottle, police said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Father Arrested After Shooting Son in the Foot

An argument between the two men turned violent on Carroll Street Thursday night, police said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Cabbie Takes Off With Patron's Phone, Returns to Throw Glass Bottle at Her

The cab driver snatched the passenger's phone after an argument over the price of fare, police said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Hit With 3 Shootings Within 4 Days This Week, Police Say

A man was shot in the butt and leg on Bedford Avenue near President Street, police said.

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Central Brooklyn Burglary Crew Hit 19 Stores in 7 Weeks, Police Say

Many of the thefts happened at Crown Heights bodegas and Prospect Heights restaurants.

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Man Swiped Dog Treats and Baby Shoes From Apartment Lobby, Police Say

The packages were taken from a Washington Avenue apartment building in Crown Heights, police said.

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Group Hurled Glass Bottles at Passing Car on Montgomery Street: Police

The incident happened on a Saturday night near Rogers Avenue in Crown Heights.

Crown Heights »

Thieves Use Victim's Jeep as Getaway Car After Robbing Him, Police Say

The robbery happened last week on Bedford Avenue in Crown Heights, officials said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Scammer Steals $1,300 From Victim After Praying With Her, NYPD Says

The scammer handed a woman a package he claimed contained $75,000, and asked her to give it to charity.

Crown Heights »

Jewish Man Punched in Possible Crown Heights Hate Crime, Police Say

The suspect asked a Jewish man, “What are you doing on my block?” before hitting him, police said.