NYPD Releases Surveillance Video of Suspect in Attempted Rape on Ludlow Street

Posted March 13, 2018 at 5:07 am

Police are actively pursuing a suspect wanted for an attempted rape in the doorway of 127 Ludlow Street (next to SET L.E.S.) late last month. The 7th Precinct this week released surveillance of the suspect. As previously reported, the female victim allegedly got into a fight with her boyfriend, who subsequently left in a huff. […]

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Rivington Street Crime Pattern Spurs City to Install New Light Poles

Posted March 6, 2018 at 5:00 am

Two months ago, a robbery pattern plagued Rivington Street, east of Essex, including the armed holdup of the LES Mini Mart bodega. Wanted posters still dot the windows of businesses on the block. Since then, the 7th Precinct determined that this block was “too dark,” and subsequently introduced mobile flood lights to combat the problem. […]

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Police Searching for Trio Behind Knockout Slashing Attack on Delancey Street

Posted March 2, 2018 at 5:05 am

Three people are wanted for a gruesome knockout and slashing on Delancey Street Wednesday afternoon, police said. The 40-year-old victim had been standing outside the Lutowisker Synagogue near the corner of Delancey and Columbia Streets when approached by the three suspects. One of the attackers, seen in wanted posters wearing a blue jacket, approached from […]

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Woman Sexually Assaulted on Ludlow Street Early Yesterday Morning

Posted February 28, 2018 at 5:00 am

The creeps are prowling Hell Square. Yesterday morning, a woman was reportedly sexually assaulted outside 127 Ludlow Street in Hell Square. The indecent incident occurred around 6am, and explains the police presence near the entrance of SET L.E.S. sports bar shortly thereafter. According to sources at the 7th Precinct, the woman got into a fight with […]

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Homeless Man Found Dead this Weekend in Parked Van on Delancey Street

Posted February 20, 2018 at 5:08 am

A homeless man was found dead on Saturday afternoon in a parked van on eastern Delancey Street. Police sources tell us that the owner of the van had allowed the homeless man to sleep in the vehicle, which was parked at the southeast corner of Pitt and Delancey Streets. (Like in the movie With Honors.) […]

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Police Release Details on ‘Pianos’ Slashing Suspect

Posted February 15, 2018 at 5:09 am

Police yesterday released an image of the man wanted for slashing a patron at Pianos last weekend (February 11). James Mercado of the Bronx, age 27, entered the bar in the early morning hours with his friend and girlfriend. When she began kissing another guy, a tourist from France, Mercado allegedly smashed a glass cup […]

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Kissing Leads to Slashing at Pianos Bar on Ludlow Street

Posted February 12, 2018 at 5:08 am

Smooch for a slash. A patron of Pianos was slashed across the face early Sunday morning after kissing a girl at the bar, police confirmed. Cops say the victim, a man from France, was reportedly smooching a girl he just met, when some other dude smashed him in the face with a glass/bottle. The impact […]

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Bar-Goer Found Wasted on Allen Street was Stabbed 3 Times

Posted February 9, 2018 at 5:07 am

A Lower East Side bar-goer was found injured in the Allen Street Mall with three stab wounds last Sunday morning, police said. The 27-year-old man was reportedly bar-hopping with a friend after the Rangers game, and ended up at Karaoke Boho on Orchard Street. The two were reportedly split up, and the victim was later found […]

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Sleepwalker Survives 8-Story Fall out of LES Window

Posted February 2, 2018 at 5:10 am

You may have seen this story making the rounds… Call it a miracle. A sleepwalking man plunged from the eighth-floor window of his girlfriend’s Lower East Side apartment this past Sunday morning, and survived with relatively minor injuries. The scaffolding below reportedly broke his fall. And bones in his body. According to published reports, 35-year-old […]

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Traffic Cop Sentenced 12 Years for Fatal Williamsburg Bridge Crash Last Year

Posted February 1, 2018 at 5:12 am

The drunk off-duty traffic cop who crashed while speeding across the Williamsburg Bridge last year, killing his 21-year-old passenger, was sentenced to up to 12 years in state prison last week. It was March 2017 when the drunk driving Stefan Hoyte hit 111 mph while crossing the span, nearly four times the legal limit. He […]

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