The incident took place took place just after midnight Monday morning, and was caught on tape.
Police said the suspect attacked a 70-year-old woman as she entered her apartment building in Baychester shortly after 7 p.m. on Feb. 7.
The female victim was walking on Riverside Drive when two male suspects approached her from behind and forcefully robbed her.
The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying five suspects who are wanted in connection with a robbery on the Upper East Side.
A 57-year-old man was attacked on Saturday morning, according to investigators, he was the mugger’s eighth victim. Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.
The victim, 58, was threatened and pushed, police said. The mugger allegedly acted as though he had a gun.
Buildings are darker than the darkest nights and the stench of garbage and rotted food lingers in the air.
Angel Anthony Cintron, 39, was picked up Monday by members of the NYPD in Yonkers after receiving a Crime Stoppers tip.
Police said they are investing to determine if the suspect, Angel Anthony Cintron, used a needle to threaten a 13-year-old boy into giving up his cell phone.
The brawl broke out at around 4:30 a.m. Friday. According to reports, two men were attacked by five others, who smashed a bottle over one victim’s head.
It was a crime caught on tape — not once, or twice, but a whole series of thefts as bar patrons decide to strip a passed out man of his belongings rather than send for help.
G. Dep, 37, a married father of three school-age children, faces the possibility of 25 years to life behind bars if he’s convicted.
Some of New York City’s bravest became crime fighters in the Bronx.
This pack of goons has been working the same spot near the Grand Concourse in the Bronx, at 181st Street and Creston Avenue.
Authorities said Jesse Wasserman and an accomplice held up three men at gunpoint in separate incidents within 40 minutes around midnight Aug. 4, 2010.