Cops Respond to Shattered Glass at Red Mango on Allen

Posted on: July 27th, 2011 at 6:09 am by

Has the four-month-old Red Mango at 145 Allen Street become a target for hooligans?  Perhaps.  Yesterday evening, Boogie reader Leah reported seeing cops responding to a broken glass situation at the latest Lower East Side fro-yo dispensary.  The one main window pane, which functioned as doorway, was the ultimate victim.

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Employees working during their shift purportedly had zero idea what happened.  However, customers eating inside “saw a hole [in the glass] before it shattered.”  Most of the shards were swept away, yet there’s still plenty of sharp stuff on the sidewalk and by the curb.

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Bet Red Mango is pissed that the Allen Street Hotel is far from an official opening, what with that foreclosure mess and all.

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