Assault in Tillary Street shelter

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88th Precinct

Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

A clean break

Police arrested a resident of a Tillary Street women’s shelter who they say beat another dweller with a cane on Dec. 23, breaking the victim’s arm.

Police said the victim and the suspect were in an elevator of the building between Prince and Gold streets at 7 pm when the suspect attacked.

The woman was charged with two counts of assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon.


A man faces charges for a grizzly attempted murder on Fulton Street on Dec 19.

The victim was near St. Felix Street at 11:10 pm when an assailant lunged at him and stabbed him in the chest, police said.

Law enforcement officials cuffed a suspect and charged him with attempted murder, assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon.

The victim was taken to the intensive care unit of a Brooklyn hospital.— Danielle Furfaro

— Danielle Furfaro

Updated 5:38 pm, July 9, 2018
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Reasonable discourse

Mr Brown from tillary street security guard says:
i work at the tillary st shelter, and the residents of the shelter is telling one side of story but the other side is residents assailanting staff in the building,spitting of staff, having sex. staff do not live at tillary st
Sept. 19, 2013, 6:49 pm
Lisa g from East ny says:
Hillary William's shelter is a bad place to be in
Sept. 30, 2016, 10:05 pm
Lisa g from East ny says:
Hillary shelter
Sept. 30, 2016, 10:07 pm
Lisa g from East ny says:
Tillary bad food that's makes me sick
Sept. 30, 2016, 10:10 pm
Lucy lu from Tillary st says:
I work next to Tillary St shelter. Having to come to work every day is scary the workers are bullies they park there cars in our loading dock and if they are asked to move they will curse at you and say they will move when they are ready .And that comes from a DHS cop such respect for there badge the clients it on out steps leave food cigarette butts and not one of the workers give us any assistance......Very sad
June 21, 2018, 10:46 am

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