Bandit nabs district woman’s phone at Nets game

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78th Precinct

Park Slope

Hot dog!

A sneak swiped a woman’s cell phone at a Brooklyn Nets game on Flatbush Avenue on Oct. 26.

The victim told police that she out the phone down while putting ketchup on a hotdog inside the arena near Atlantic Avenue, when the bandit snagged the phone.

Cold ones

A booze-hound drank two stolen beers at an Flatbush Avenue convenience store on Nov. 1.

An employee told police that the thief entered the store near Atlantic Avenue at around 10:20 am and drank two beers, before running off buzzed.

Road hog

A goon stole a motorcycle from Berkley Place on Oct. 31.

The victim told police that he left his ride parked near Eighth Avenue at around 10:30 pm, but when her returned the next morning, the ride had been stolen.

One cold thief

A cold-blooded pilferer stole 10 coats from an Atlantic Avenue shopping mall on Oct. 23.

An employee told police that the sneak entered the mall near Flatbush Avenue shortly after 7 pm, before snagging $749.90 worth of clothing.

— Ben Verde

Posted 12:00 am, November 6, 2019
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