Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who has ripped off women’s unattended handbags at multiple bars and nightspots in Williamsburg and Bushwick, Brooklyn.
Two women were arrested and charged Monday, in connection with a string of thefts in Queens in which they allegedly used a small child to steal wallets and other items.
A wheelchair-bound man was in police custody Saturday morning, accused of stealing wallets and purses from guests at high-end Manhattan restaurants and hotels.
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Rehana Hussain, 43, has struck at least eight times since January, police said. In nearly every case, she removes cash, credit cards or other property from victims’ wallets or purses while they’re shopping or distracted, police said.
Police in Manhattan have arrested six suspects in a multi-million dollar counterfeiting ring.