A 45-year-old man was arrested at a bar on Bedford Avenue during the early hours on May 5 for assaulting the bartender, according to police.
The victim said she tried to make the man leave the bar between Albemarle Road and Tilden Avenue at last call at 4:40 am when he picked up a blender and chucked it at her.
The man’s aim was true, and the kitchen appliance knocked out two of her teeth when it hit her in the face.
Police arrested a 47-year-old man who they say stole a Nikon camera and was in possession of methadone on May 17 at a Nostrand Avenue department store.
A security officer at the retailer between Avenues H and I said he saw the man place the camera in his pocket and try to leave the store at 5:05 pm. The guard recovered the camera, however, 40 minutes later, he said he saw the suspect with a prescription pill bottle with methadone inside, police reported.
The man faces larceny, criminal possession of stolen property and controlled substance charges.
Police arrested a 36-year-old man for the Jan. 31 burglary of an E. 21st Street home.
The victim said he returned to his apartment between Regent Place and Beverley Road at 12:01 am to discover his TV, DVD player, cellphone, laptop, and jewelry was missing.
The suspect allegedly dropped a knit cap during the theft, and DNA recovered from the hat was matched to him, according to police.
— Kelly Haight