- Last Updated: 3:58 AM, June 7, 2012
- Posted: 1:54 AM, June 7, 2012
A thug beat and robbed a woman in Williamsburg, cops said yesterday.
The suspect (pictured) followed the 34-year-old woman into her home on Moore Street at around 4:05 a.m. on May 2, hit her, threw her to the ground and fled with her purse, police said.
The suspect is believed to be in his 30s, standing about 5-foot-10.
*** A woman attacked her lesbian lover’s ex-boyfriend and left him unconscious in Williamsburg, sources said.
The attacker and two cohorts jumped from a gray Chrysler at Division and Bedford avenues at around 1:20 a.m. Tuesday and knocked the victim to the ground with a metal pipe, a law-enforcement source said.
The enraged woman and the accomplices then continued the assault, the source said.
The victim later identified the attacker to cops.
Cops contacted Barbara Abreu, 29, to question her, and she turned herself in, sources said.
The alleged accomplices are on the lam.
Two sickos sexually assaulted a 20-year-old woman at gunpoint in Brownsville, cops said yesterday,
The victim was walking on Prospect Place at around 11:30 p.m. Sunday when one perv grabbed her from behind, put her in a choke hold and flashed the gun, cops said.
He pulled her into a stairwell and forced her to perform a sex act. His accomplice then sexually assaulted her.
An elderly man was found murdered yesterday in his Claremont apartment, cops said.
The 75-year-old victim, whose name was withheld pending family notification, was found at around 11:20 a.m. lying face up on the kitchen floor with severe trauma, cops said.
The victim appeared to have died days earlier, cops said.
Authorities yesterday announced the arrests of 23 drug dealers who peddled crack cocaine at an Upper West Side housing project.
Suspected pushers made more than 40 sales during the yearlong investigation into narcotics trafficking in the hallways, stairwells and courtyards of the Frederick Douglass Houses, said Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget G. Brennan.
A battle between halal and hot-dog vendors outside City Hall Park yesterday ended in bloodshed, cops and witnesses said.
Halal vendor Jacques Sterlin, 66, was busted for assault after he bashed a rival in the head with a cane at around 12:30 p.m., police said.
The drama unfolded when the victim and his employer, Hristos Serertas, showed up at the plaza pushing a mobile hot-dog cart and started selling food and drinks for $1 — vastly undercutting the prices of Sterlin and Carlos Rodriguez, 56, a disabled Vietnam vet who also runs a halal cart.
A half-hour shouting match came to an abrupt end when Sterlin whacked Serertas’ employee, cops and witnesses said.
The victim was taken to New York Downtown Hospital with a head injury, said an FDNY spokesman.
Two thugs allegedly robbed a man at knifepoint in Morningside Heights, police said yesterday.
The suspects (pictured) pulled the weapon and ordered the 23-year-old victim to turn over his wallet at around 1:30 a.m. on May 22 on West 116th Street near Morningside Park, cops said.
The duo grabbed the wallet and fled north on Amsterdam Avenue.
They are believed to be in their 20s.
A young man was shot in the leg as he sat in his SUV in Springfield Gardens, cops and witnesses said.
Romaine Nicholson, 19, was sitting in his Dodge Durango in front of his grandmother’s house on 133rd Avenue near Farmers Boulevard at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday when a gunman in a Jeep pulled up and fired through the driver-side door, witnesses said.
The victim was struck in the left thigh and yelled, “I got shot, Grandma, I got shot!” said the grandmother, Vicki Malvo.
The victim went to Jamaica Hospital in stable condition.
Cops canvassed the area and nabbed two suspects in a 2011 Cherokee after a brief chase, police said.
Jene Pascale, 22, and Delano Martin, 23, were hit with assault and other charges.