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78th Precinct

Park Slope

Stroller savage

A wretch assaulted a woman with a stroller on Flatbush Avenue on Aug. 12.

The victim told police that she was walking near the Grand Army Plaza when she got into a verbal dispute with the stroller-pushing perp, who rammed the child-carrier into the victim multiple times at around 1 p.m.

Bad date

A scumbag verbally abused a woman on Fifth Avenue on Aug. 6.

The victim told police that she was meeting a man she met through an online dating service, but when she showed up at the agreed upon spot near Third Street at around 8 p.m., the man began yelling at her, making her fear for her safety.

Mall marauder

A shoplifter looted an Atlantic Avenue store on Aug. 6.

A store employee told police that the thief entered the store near the intersection of Flatbush Avenue at around 5:50 p.m. before stealing $350 worth of items and making off undetected.

Helter shelter

Cops arrested a woman for allegedly breaking a glass fixture in an Eighth Avenue women’s shelter on Aug. 7.

Surveillance video shows the suspect kicking and breaking the fixture inside the shelter near 15th Street at around 5:45 p.m., according to police.

Authorities arrived on the scene later that evening and arrested the woman on felony criminal mischief charges, cops said.

Mail bandit

A sneak stole $650 worth of mail from a Sterling Place apartment building on Aug. 7.

A resident told police that the pilferer entered the building between Sixth and Seventh avenues at around 6 p.m., and stole several packages from the building lobby.

Handy scammer

A conman attempted to break into a 14th Street home by posing as a maintenance worker on Aug. 9.

The victim told police that a man rang the doorbell and requested entry to the house between Sixth and Seventh avenues at around 11:30 a.m., but the resident who opened the door called her landlord, who said that he had not sent any maintenance worker.

After the victim confronted the fraudulent home invader, he ran away, cops said.

Freebooting foodie

A thief looted a Flatbush Avenue grocery store on Aug. 11.

An employee told police that the bandit entered the store between Prospect Place and Park Place before grabbing about $109 worth of items and running off at around 3:40 p.m.

— Aidan Graham

Updated 12:26 pm, August 14, 2019
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