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Heading upstreamA 21-year-old thief was arrested on Jan. 29 when he was caught trying to make off with $125 worth of salmon from the Avenue Y Stop & Shop.Headphone grabA quick-moving thug ripped a pair of pricey headphones from a 16-year-oldPainted heartsA tagger was arrested on Shore Parkway on Jan. 26 after he was caught scrawling out a missive to his girlfriend.Car crackerA thief broke into a 2004 Toyota Corolla parked on West End Avenue on Jan. 25, taking a womanNavigation swipeA thief broke into a 2001 Honda parked on Coyle Street on Jan. 29, taking a Garmin navigation system.Shot deadA gunman shot a 23-year-old in the back of the head Still more break-insNo neighborhood was safe from car looters last week Cell grabA sticky-fingered goon made off with a 60-year-old manMoney grabberA thief dressed as a Hasidic man is being sought for raiding a 79th Street store on Jan. 19.X robA thief jumped a 28-year-old woman on Avenue X on Jan. 20, taking her handbag.Flower pot flingerTalk about flower power! An unhinged thug tossed a flower pot into a Manhattan Beach home on Jan. 20 after calling the homeowner a cyber-menace.Cold feetTwo thugs jumped an 18-year-old on Ocean Avenue on Jan. 27, taking his sneakers, iPhone and coat.HenryA crew of thieves broke into HenryMadison menacesThree James Madison High School students beat a classmate during a botched attempted robbery on school grounds on Jan. 24.Bag pincher pinchedA thief was busted for trying to swipe a womanHome raidedA thief crept into an E. Second Street home on Jan. 20, taking a flatscreen television, computer, video game console and some jewelry.Locker looterA thief broke into a gym locker inside the Lucille Roberts on Kings Highway on Jan. 29, taking $10 and a credit card.The 20-year-old victim secured the lock to her locker inside the gym, which is at E. 10th Street, at 9 am. She returned an hour later to find her locker open and empty. Her lock was missing, she told police.Mirror menaceA thief swiped the side view mirrors off a 2003 Mercedes Benz sitting parked on E. Third Street on Jan. 29.Train tagger nabbedWell, now we know where to get the subway. Bias attack on BMWA week-old attack on a 2011 BMW is being investigated as a bias crime, officials said.Beaten with pipeTwo thugs jumped a 60-year-old man on E. 12th Street on Jan. 21 Sidekick swipeA sticky-fingered student snagged a T-Mobile Sidekick cellphone from a classmate

Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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