Brute breaks elder man’s hip in brutal robbery

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61st Precinct

Sheepshead Bay—Homecrest—
Manhattan Beach—Gravesend

Big Break

A punk robbed a senior citizen and broke his hip on East 29th Street on Nov. 2.

The 84-year-old victim told police the ruffian unsuccessfully attempted to snatch his phone from his hand at Avenue Z at 11:30 am, before punching the victim in the chest — knocking him down and causing him to break his hip.

The lout then removed cash from the victim’s pocket and took off running, according to police.

Cranium Kick

A female home invader beat up another woman and stole her phone on Dover Street on Oct. 29.

The victim told police that she was in her home when the thief barged in and kicked her in the head at around 1 pm, before dragging her to the floor and stealing the phone.

$5 Bully

Two bruisers stole $5 from a tween on Emmons Avenue on Nov. 3.

The 11-year-old victim told police that he and his friends were near E. 19th Street at 2:30 pm when the dreadful duo approached and looted the money.

—Elissa Esher

Posted 12:00 am, November 6, 2019
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