Assault

Gang Severely Beats, Robs Teenager of His Bike on Clinton Street

Posted November 5, 2018 at 5:03 am

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a group of perpetrators wanted in connection with an assault and robbery near the intersection of Clinton and Henry Streets. On October 28, a group of eight to ten young thugs approached a fifteen-year-old boy and pummeled him. One of the attackers – all of whom were […]

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Police Seek Suspect who Punched out 84-Year-Old Chinese Man on East Broadway

Posted April 26, 2018 at 5:00 am

The 7th Precinct is seeking public assistance in locating a perp who assaulted an 84-year-old Chinese man near 124 East Broadway Tuesday morning. According to cops, the victim had been sitting on the bench outside the Nana bodega on Tuesday morning at around 10:30am, when the assailant punched him in the face. He was later […]

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Plainclothes Officer Who Punched a Lower East Side Teen During Arrest is Suspended

Posted December 20, 2014 at 9:15 am

An arrest on East Broadway last Monday made national headlines when a plainclothes officer was seen punching a teenage perp while already subdued. The incident was caught on camera and stirred up a raft of controversy, especially given the tense climate in the wake of the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases (or lack thereof). […]

Report: Assault Outside Joe Doe Yesterday During Brunch [UPDATED]

Last modified July 15, 2013 at 3:07 pm

9:30 am on a Sunday morning is usually reserved for sleeping late, or a cup of coffee and the morning paper, not violence. Not yesterday, though. Apparently during brunch service yesterday morning, one of the cooks at Joe Doe allegedly attacked an Asian woman who was walking her three dogs on East 1st Street. The […]

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Report: Twin Brothers Assaulted Near Sutra on 1st Avenue

Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:19 pm

And now this. Twin brothers were reportedly assaulted outside Sutra Lounge on First Avenue over the holiday weekend. Late night.

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Man Slashed in Pre-Dawn Assault at Essex and Rivington

Last modified March 29, 2017 at 11:08 pm

There are numerous reports rolling into Boogie this morning that a man was reportedly slashed during a pre-dawn assault at the corner of Essex and Rivington Streets.

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Man Assaulted Outside Little Giant Last Night

Posted October 2, 2010 at 10:11 am

Last night, we spoke with police officers stationed at the corner of Broome and Orchard Streets about an assault that occurred just outside Little Giant.  They understandably weren’t too forthcoming with information, only that they were watching the crime scene. This morning, the Post has more on the bloody story.