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attempted robbery

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Crown Heights »

Everett Robinson tried to light an MTA station worker on fire during a botched robbery in Crown Heights.

Upper East Side »

The suspect tried snatching the teen's cellphone before slashing him in the face, police said.

Longwood »

The suspect was last seen wearing a '90s-style Wolverine get-up, according to police video.

Battery Park City »

The woman's face was cut, bruised and swollen after the attack, police said.

Soundview »

Two men were shot in the Soundview section of The Bronx after an attempted robbery.

Upper East Side »

Jon P. Waulters, 50, was arrested and charged with seven counts of robbery, police said.

Fordham »

They were scared off by the victim's colleagues after the broad daylight attack, police said.

East Elmhurst »

The suspect tried to take property from the victim's pockets, police said.

Kips Bay »

Darnell Williams, 29, is accused of bludgeoning a woman and trying to steal her purse, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

The good Samaritan wrestled the suspect after he took cash from the register, police said.

Westchester Square »

The victim hollered for help and three good Samaritans tried to restrain the suspects, police said.

Midtown »

A robber hit the Herald Square Gap store and a Midtown Starbucks, according to a police report.

Tompkinsville »

The man tried to grab the purse then pushed the woman to the ground and fled, police said.

Upper East Side »

The suspects ran off empty-handed but not before dousing employees with pepper spray.

Crown Heights »

The attempted robbery by gunpoint took place in Crown Heights.