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Park Slope »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

A canine-friendly bar, competitive middle schools and affordable co-ops all made the news this week.

West Village »

Man Steals Whole Outfit, With Underwear, Then Immediately Turns Himself In

Matthew Redington stole $1,647 of clothes from James Perse, then walked to the 6th Precinct, NYPD said.

Greenwich Village »

Man Arrested For Slapping, Grabbing Woman's Butt, Police Say

The incident took place outside of (le) poison rouge on Bleecker Street.

Lenox Hill »

Barneys Shoplifter Attacks Police Officer and Escapes Mid-Arrest, NYPD Says

The incident was the latest headache for Barneys, which paid $525,000 over racial profiling charges.

South Street Seaport »

Thief Tried to Steal 25 Bottles of Abercrombie & Fitch Cologne, Police Say

A man tried to steal $1,698 worth of the fragrance from the South Street Seaport store, police said.

Upper West Side »

Thief Steals $1,400 in Allegra from UWS Drugstore, Police Say

A thief stole 57 boxes of Allegra from a local Duane Reade, police said. 

Upper West Side »

Thief Swipes 72 Locks from UWS Drugstore, Police Say

The suspect snatched the locks from a Duane Reade on Amsterdam Avenue, police said.

SoHo »

Bogus Broker Took $5K from Victim for SoHo Apartment, Police Say

Michael Forman, 72, took more than $5,000 for an apartment at 98-100 Thompson St., police said.

West Village »

Teen Gas Station Clerk Stabbed by Cigarette Shoplifter, Police Say

A thief swiped cigarettes from a West Village gas station and stabbed a clerk in the hand, police said.

Meatpacking District »

Man Arrested for Grabbing Woman in Front of Jane Hotel, Police Say

The woman was talking to her boyfriend when she was groped, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Woman Tries to Steal $261 Worth of Headbands From Urban Outfitters: Police

A woman grabbed more than $1,000 of Urban Outfitters merchandise, including 13 headbands, police said.

Graniteville »

Suspected Shoplifter Tries to Burn Down Police Precinct During Questioning

Police said Orlando Perez, 24, tried to use tin foil to burn down the 121 Pct. while being questioned.

SoHo »

Shoplifters Attack Yellow Rat Bastard Employees Over $115 in Clothes: NYPD

A 25-year-old female employee detained one of the accused thieves until police arrived, she said.

New Springville »

Staten Island Mall Shames Shoplifters With Digital Mugshot Campaign

The Staten Island Mall and District Attorney Dan Donovan unveiled a campaign to shame shoplifters.

SoHo »

$11K Marc Jacobs Fox Fur Coat Swiped From Designer's SoHo Shop, Police Say

The fur coat was shoplifted from the Marc Jacobs shop on Mercer Street, police said.