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Goons attacking people at random on McDonald Avenue

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62nd Precinct

Bensonhurst—Bath Beach

Beat streets

A group of brutes beat up a two guys in separate incidents and for no apparent reason on McDonald Avenue on Jan. 3, officers said.

• Several men jumped a 30-year-old victim between Avenue S and Kings Highway in Gravesend and hit him over the head with a blunt object around 2 am, police said. The blow cut the victim’s head, a police report states.

• The mob of miscreants hit a 23-year-old victim in the head with a belt buckle in front at the same location at 2:40 am on Jan. 3, police said.

Purses purloined

Someone is snatching women’s purses in a section of Bensonhurst near Bay Parkway and 65th Street, according to NYPD officials.

• A snake stripped a pocketbook from a woman on W. 11th Street between Bay Parkway and Avenue P at 6 pm on Dec. 30, police said.

• A ruffian ripped a purse from a woman’s arms at the corner of Bay Parkway and W. Seventh Street at 7 pm on Jan. 3, officers said.

The goon ran up from behind and grabbed the bag, then fled toward Avenue O, a police report says.

• A lug took a woman’s purse at the corner of W. Ninth Street and Avenue O at 6:35 pm on Jan. 4, cops said.

Again, the man came up from behind, but the woman held on tight, and this time the reprobate yanked her to the ground, cutting her leg and bruising her head, police said.

Purse in hand, the man fled down W. Ninth Street toward Avenue P, a police report states.

• Someone also stole a woman’s purse from a Bay Parkway restaurant table on Dec. 30, according to cops.

The victim was eating at the restaurant between 66th and 67th streets with her son at 7:10 pm, police said. She got up to go to the bathroom, and her son got up to get some ketchup — leaving the purse unattended, per a report. When the woman returned to the booth, the purse was gone, police said. Video captured at the location shows a thief grabbing the bag and fleeing down Bay Parkway toward 67th Street, cops said.

— Max Jaeger

Updated 10:17 pm, July 9, 2018
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Nathan Tempey (Brooklyn Paper) says:
It has come to my attention that this blotter section is being passed around on a white supremacist website. I will take this opportunity to ask that white supremacists please stay out of Brooklyn.
Jan. 8, 2015, 5:17 pm
Brown Man from Brooklyn says:
This blotter is not being passed around on a white supremacist website. We have people of all races, except black, united against the black scourge. It to is a place for Hispanic, Asian, White and everyone in between to rant about their personal experiences with blacks. We also share local news stories such as this one that deserve national attention.
Jan. 9, 2015, 7:31 am
Yaspar Kyashred from Hell's Kitchen says:
The only descriptive word in the story to which I objected was "man."
Jan. 9, 2015, 10:08 am

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