Dina Perez, 56, got off a southbound F train at the 18th Avenue station around 2:40 a.m. when the man attacked her, police said. He fled with unspecified personal items he stole from the woman, police said.
Police were asking for the public’s help Tuesday in finding the man who assaulted and robbed a woman on the stairs at an elevated subway station in Borough Park, Brooklyn.
A thief cut a sleeping man’s pocket and stole his iPhone on the subway this week, but police succeeded in getting it back thanks to an anti-theft app.
Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who stole cell smart phones and iPads from subway passengers in Brooklyn and Queens between mid-November and last week.
Authorities said one woman was able to record the lewd act on video before she exited the train.
Police fear that a serial groper may be targeting women in Brooklyn. A woman was groped on Wednesday on 16th street in Park Slope, across the street from where another woman was groped fourteen months ago.
For many people in Brooklyn, riding the F and G trains has meant a mad dash across six busy lanes of 4th Avenue in Park Slope. Not anymore!
The MTA is reporting a switch problem near the Queens Plaza station will impact service on the two train lines for the morning rush.
In this Eye on New York segment, New Yorkers Mouth off to 1010 WINS’ John Montone about the lack of hot water, the F Train, MTA Metro Cards and more.
The MTA said the changes — which will be in place through May — were needed to make repairs and improvements to tracks and platforms.
For subway riders who normally enter at the 15th Street station in Brooklyn, Friday’s snow was a good thing. The snow delayed the start of the $260 million rehab of the Culver Viaduct. Instead of starting on Monday, the construction is being pushed back one week.