A gun-toting thief attempted to rob a woman, threatening to shoot her if she didn’t surrender her iPhone near the corner of Remsen and Henry streets on February 19 at 8:30 p.m. The victim safely fled with her phone.
Later that evening, another woman was robbed for her iPhone at gunpoint. The woman was walking on Joralemon Street between Furman Street and Columbia Place at 10 p.m. when the thug came up behind her and threatened to shoot her unless she turned over the phone.
Last week also saw a pair of thefts at the UA Court Street theater. A thug took off with a purse containing $80 that a woman had left at her seat on February 14 just before 6 p.m. And on February 17, two perps bumped into a woman in the packed lobby of the theater, grabbing her phone in the process.
A car was stolen on State Street between Flatbush and Third avenues on February 19 around 10 p.m.
A perp stole a watch valued at nearly $5,000 from a locker at a gym on Court Street. The victim discovered her iPhone, wallet and Chanel watch were stolen around 2 p.m. on February 11.