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Canarsie, Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Police Seek Robber Who Struck In Public Housing Buildings In Canarsie

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect wanted in a string of three robberies in public housing buildings in Canarsie, Brooklyn.

03/31/2014

People enter the subway at Union Square (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Jumps On Subway Tracks To Get Phone, Walks Away After Being Run Over By L Train

The train hit the brakes and passed over the man, who apparently managed to lay down in the gap between the tracks.

03/25/2014

Brooklyn Robbery Suspects

Police Seek 3 Suspects In Brooklyn Robbery Spree

Police on Tuesday were asking for the public’s help in finding three suspects wanted in a string of robberies in Brooklyn.

03/18/2014

Police on the scene of a hit-and-run accident that left a 51-year-old man dead in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn. (Credit CBS 2)

Man, 51, Killed In Canarsie Hit-And-Run

The man had been walking across Eastern parkway when he was struck by a black 4-door sedan which then fled the scene, police said.

12/22/2013

Police are looking for this man in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in Brooklyn on Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Hunt For Suspect In Brooklyn Livery Cab Robbery

When they arrived to East 79th Street and Farragut Road in Canarsie, the suspect placed an unknown object to the driver’s throat and forced him to hand over his wallet and leave the car.

11/18/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops Investigate Fatal Canarsie Hit-And-Run

The man was suffering from severe body trauma and was transported to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

10/12/2013

Brooklyn Radio Shack Robbery Suspect

Robbers Strike Radio Shack In Canarsie, Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were searching for two men who robbed a Radio Shack in broad daylight the Canarsie section of Brooklyn.

10/06/2013

Damage outside a home following a crash in Canarsie (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Suspect Charged In Early Morning Crash In Canarsie

Police said a white sedan struck an SUV, which ended up in the front yard of a home, early Friday morning in Canarsie.

09/27/2013

A surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an armored car robbery. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops Release New Photos Of Suspect In Armored Car Robbery

As the driver was making a delivery at the Pay-o-Matic check store in a strip mall on Seaview Avenue, he was approached by a masked suspect dressed all in black, police said.

08/24/2013

Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Robber Wanted In String Of Broad Daylight Robberies In Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were searching for a robber who is wanted in 14 broad daylight robberies in Brooklyn – many of them targeting victims 65 or older.

08/04/2013

Livery Cab Driver Robbery

Man Charged With Robbing Livery Cab Driver In Brooklyn

A man has been arrested and charged after a livery cab driver was robbed in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn this weekend.

06/30/2013

Surveillance footage of one suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in Canarsie. (Credit NYPD)

Police: Men Hailed, Robbed Livery Cab In Brooklyn

The NYPD is asking the public for help in tracking down a pair of suspects wanted in connection with the robbery of a livery cab in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn on Saturday morning.

06/29/2013

Air Conditioner (credit: CBS 2)

Con Ed Asks Some Brooklyn Residents To Turn Air Conditioners Off

Tuesday was a scorcher throughout the Tri-State Area, but Con Edison has advised some Brooklyn residents to keep their air conditioners turned off.

06/25/2013

Surveillance image of one of the suspects involved in a home invasion in Canarsie (credit: NYPD)

Police: Arrest Made In Brooklyn Home Invasion Foiled By 10-Year-Old Boy

Police said 24-year-old Jayquan Straker was arrested Thursday on a robbery charge.

06/07/2013

Surveillance video of two suspects wanted for a home invasion in Brooklyn on Monday, June 3, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Boy, 10, Foils Home Invasion, Scares Off Suspects In Brooklyn

The two suspects, one dressed as a FedEx deliveryman, forced their way into the home and demanded cash from the nine people who were inside, police said.

06/04/2013

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