Authorities said the incident took place on Monday at around 4:40 a.m. inside the Waverly Diner located on 6th Avenue.
A woman turned her back for only a split second and her beloved dog was gone, stolen on the streets of New York City.
All over New York City, there are remnants of what was once here, before the city was. Some are hidden, while some are in plain sight.
Starting on Monday night, service will be suspended on the A, C and E lines from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. from Columbus Circle to Jay Street.
Jennifer Delarosa from Brooklyn said the rain may have kept the crowd away from the parade, but all that meant was that they had to sing and scream a lot louder to make up for their absence.
Authorities say a freight elevator dropped three floors to the ground at the Bed, Bath and Beyond on 6th Avenue near 18th Street around 7 a.m.
Participants in the 38th annual Village Halloween Parade marched and danced their way up 6th Avenue on a Sunday night filled with fright and fun.