Goons brutalize senior for fanny-pack, $5K wad of cash

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60th Precinct

Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

Get your own fanny-pack

Two bozos beat up and robbed a 65-year-old man of his fanny-pack in the lobby of his Murdock Court apartment building on Nov. 6, cops said.

The man returned to the building between West Street and Ocean Parkway and was checking his mailbox at 9 pm when the predatory pair pushed him against the wall and started punching him in the face, according to a police report.

One of the brutes then ripped off his fanny pack, which contained $5,000 and credit cards, officers stated.

Dial “B” for beatdown

Two brutes pummeled a man for his cellphone on W. 15th Street on Nov. 21, according to a report.

The pair held the man down and beat him in the face at 10:30 pm on the street between Mermaid and Neptune avenues, then grabbed the device and fled up W. 15th Street, police said.

Oldster assaulted

A galoot cold-clocked a 68-year-old man and stole his wallet on Mermaid Avenue on Nov. 29, per the NYPD.

The victim was near W. 33rd Street at 7 am when the villain came out of nowhere and socked him in the face, splitting his lip, police said. The goon then snatched the sexagenarian’s wallet, which contained $20 and some credit cards, a police account says.


Police arrested a 23-year-old man who they say smashed a parked ambulance’s window with a skateboard on Stilwell Avenue on Nov. 25, injuring the paramedic inside.

The ambulance was near Surf Avenue at 10:45 pm when the suspect, who officials state was drunk at the time, bashed in the window, officers reported.

The victim was taken to Coney Island Hospital, law enforcement officials said.


A burglar stole jewelry, a cellphone, and 500 Euros from a Shore Parkway apartment on Nov. 24, according to the authorities.

The victim returned to her apartment between West Street and Ocean Parkway at 9:03 pm and discovered the mess and the stuff taken, police said.

— Max Jaeger

Updated 10:17 pm, July 9, 2018
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