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NYPD Investigating Allen Street Assault on 66-Year-Old Asian Man as Hate Crime

Posted March 22, 2021 at 5:07 am

Police are investigating the unprovoked attack of a 66-year-old Asian man on the Lower East Side as a hate crime, authorities said. Cops said the victim was attacked Saturday morning by a homeless man in front Rockwood Music Hall at about 8:55am. The suspect reportedly approached the victim and yelled the word “Chinese” before punching […]

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LES Resident with Samurai Sword Arrested on UES for Attacking Cop

Posted March 19, 2021 at 5:13 am

A Lower East Side resident wielding a samurai sword was arrested last weekend after he punched a police officer on the Upper East Side. Cops responded to a 911 call about a man recklessly swinging the Katana blade on Madison Avenue near East 73rd Street shortly before 6:00pm on Saturday, according to the New York […]

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Burglars Hit ‘Fong On’ Tofu Shop, Steal the Cash Register

Posted March 9, 2021 at 5:00 am

Chinatown’s iconic tofu shop, Fong On, was robbed early yesterday morning by three thieves, police said. Shortly after midnight, two unidentified perps stood watch outside 81 Division Street while the third purportedly entered the premises by picking the lock. He made off with the cash register which had approximately $300 in the till. With bounty, […]

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Asian Man Pummeled Outside East Broadway Station in Latest Biased Attack

Last modified March 4, 2021 at 8:03 am

An Asian man was assaulted in an unprovoked attack outside the East Broadway subway station Tuesday night, adding to a recent spate of biased assaults against Asians across the city. Cops said the 56-year-old victim was entering the F train station – the Rutgers Street entrance by Woo’s Wonton King – at about 8:50pm when […]

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Cops Offer Reward for Info on Clinton Street Shooting Suspect

Posted March 1, 2021 at 5:05 am

Police are now offering a reward for information in connection with the road rage shooting on Clinton Street last month that injured a 75-year-old bystander. At approximately 11:55am on February 16, a motorist driving what was reported to be a black BMW sedan turned right onto Clinton Street from Delancey, narrowly missing a pedestrian. Cops […]

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Police Release Photo of Suspect Wanted in Connection with Shooting on Clinton Street Last Week

Posted February 22, 2021 at 5:02 am

Police seek public assistance in finding this man suspected of involvement in a road rage shooting on Clinton Street last week that left a 75-year-old woman injured. At approximately 11:55am on February 16, a motorist driving what was reported to be a black BMW sedan turned right onto Clinton Street from Delancey, narrowly missing a […]

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75-Year-Old Woman Hit by Stray Bullet on Clinton Street

Posted February 17, 2021 at 5:03 am

An elderly woman was grazed by a bullet while walking on Clinton Street yesterday, cops said. The victim, an unidentified 75-year-old woman, had been standing near the corner of Delancey Street shortly before 12:30pm. She reportedly heard four or five shots, then felt the pain. One of the discharged bullets hit her buttocks. The victim […]

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Video Shows FedEx Drivers Assaulted by 2 Women on Pitt Street

Posted February 8, 2021 at 5:00 am

Two FedEx drivers were assaulted Friday afternoon on Pitt Street in an altercation caught on tape. The video, which was posted to social media, shows the delivery workers in fisticuffs with two women just south of Stanton. Packages are seen stacked in the street, while a trash-talking audience formed. According to the police report, the […]

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Woman Fires Shots at LaGuardia Houses Apartment

Posted February 5, 2021 at 5:03 am

A woman fired a gun outside the LaGuardia Houses early yesterday morning, causing damage to an apartment, cops said. No one was hurt, though. According to the police report, the perp shot multiple times from 250 Clinton toward 300 Cherry Street shortly after 1:00am. The bullets damaged the windows and washing machine inside a lower-level […]

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Four Surrender in Connection with Chinatown Bus Beatdown on Canal Street

Posted February 1, 2021 at 5:01 am

Two men and two women surrendered to police on Friday in connection to the broad-daylight attack on a man who police said was beaten, slashed, and stripped of his clothes in Chinatown last week. The victim, Walter Ward, exited a Chinatown bus (Panda NY) when a group of thirteen men and women jumped him in the […]

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