Time for Plan C as iPad is swiped

The Brooklyn Paper
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook

Don’t miss our updates:

77th Precinct

Prospect Heights


A jerk stole an iPad from a bar on Vanderbilt Avenue on Nov. 12.

The 23-year-old victim told cops that she left the so-called “God tablet” on a table at Plan B, between Prospect and Sterling places at 12:30 am — when the perp grabbed the shiny device and fled.

Vespa gone

A thief swiped a moped on Bergen Street on overnight on Nov. 13.

The 50-year-old victim told cops that he parked his Vespa between Vanderbilt and Carlton avenues at 10 pm, returning the next morning at 8 am to find it gone.

Glass smash

A crook broke into a candy store on Vanderbilt Avenue overnight on Nov. 10.

The victim told cops that the would-be candy thief caused about $350 worth of damage to the store between St. Marks Avenue and Bergen Street, but didn’t steal anything of value during his overnight raid.

Fendi bender

A thief broke into a clothing store on Vanderbilt Avenue on Nov. 14.

The victim told cops that the jerk stole $800 worth of merchandise from the store between Prospect Place and St. Marks Avenue, including a gold belt and a Fendi bag around 3:30 pm.


A jerk stole a rear-view mirror from a car on Bergen Street on Nov. 13.

The 36-year-old victim told cops that she parked between Washington and Underhill avenues at 3:30 pm, but returned one hour later to find her driver’s-side mirror gone.

Double trouble

A raging criminal got into a fight — and then ran over a bystander with his vehicle on Atlantic Avenue on Nov. 12.

The 43-year-old victim was run over at 3:55 am at Grand and Atlantic avenues. He was then taken to Kings County Hospital.

— Eli Rosenberg

Updated 5:27 pm, July 9, 2018
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook

Don’t miss our updates:

Reasonable discourse

Comments closed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: