The DNAinfo archives brought to you by WNYC.
Read the press release here.


chain snatching

Recent Headlines
Midtown »

The suspect targeted three of his victims in the 59th St.-Lexington Ave. subway station, police said. 

Midtown »

The woman was in front of 1196 Sixth Ave., near West 47th Street, when the theft happened, police said.

Lower East Side »

The incident is the latest in a string of chain-snatching thefts on the Lower East Side.

Bed-Stuy »

The suspect grabbed necklaces from three women during the morning rush hour in July, officials said.

Crown Heights »

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

Crown Heights »

The chain-snatching suspect is wanted for another similar robbery in Crown Heights this month.

Longwood »

The man pulled the chain off the woman's neck Sunday in Longwood, police said.