MAN ARRESTED AT 30TH STREET MEN’S SHELTER FOR MISSOURI ‘FELONY’
Police arrested 32-year-old Jarrick Sinclair for an unclassified felony and for being a fugitive from another state inside the 30th Street Men’s Shelter at 400 East 30th Street last Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. Police said that Sinclair was wanted by the state of Missouri and there was a warrant from the county of St. Louis from March 6.
MEN WANTED FOR $25,000 FUR THEFT
Cops are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying three suspects wanted for burglary within the confines of the 13th Precinct.
On Monday, November 16 at 3:49 a.m. inside of Henry Cowit/Madison Avenue Furs at 118 West 27th Street, three unknown suspects got into the business by throwing a brick through a glass front door. Once inside, the suspects stole 30 fur coats with a total value of about $25,000. The suspects fled in a black four-door sedan.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips and TIP577 to 274637 (CRIMES). All calls are kept strictly confidential.
DRUNK MAN ARRESTED FOR ‘ASSAULTING’ WOMAN ON CHRISTMAS
Police arrested 36-year-old Abdul Alim for assault inside New York Deli and Grocery at 71 Lexington Avenue (at East 26th Street) on Christmas Day at 11:34 p.m. The victim told police that she walked into the deli when Alim, who she didn’t know, allegedly approached her and hit her in the face with a soda can. Police said that he then grabbed a black broom and struck her in the face multiple times with it. The victim called police and held Alim there, and she told police that he said he had been drinking and was drunk. The victim, who was taken to Lenox Hill Healthplex, sustained a swollen lip and stitches on the left side of her nose.
CIVIC-MINDED ‘VANDAL’ ARRESTED
Police arrested 29-year-old Josiah Wall for graffiti and criminal mischief in front of Press, a sandwich shop, at 34 East 23rd Street on Christmas Day. Police said that Wall was seen at 9:16 p.m. making graffiti on a public sign and light pole that was a sketch of a man with glasses and the word “Vote” in red, white and blue.
WOMAN USES FAKE ID TO ‘STEAL’ $40,000 FROM CITIBANK ACCOUNT
Police arrested 28-year-old Katherine Gonzalez for grand larceny inside the Citibank location at 115 East 23rd Street last Tuesday at 4:11 p.m. A representative for the bank told police that Gonzalez went to a teller on December 17 with a fraudulent ID and withdrew $5,000 in cash and a bank check for $35,000. Gonzalez allegedly returned the next day and attempted to change the address on the account. Police said that the true owner of the account is currently in Spain and did not authorize Gonzalez to withdraw funds. Gonzalez was also charged with two counts of forgery, possession of stolen property and impersonation.
TEENS BUSTED FOR 14TH ST. ROBBERY
Police arrested two teenagers for robbery and petit larceny in front of the 7-Eleven store at 239 East 14th Street last Saturday. The victim told police that the teens approached him at around 6:41 p.m. to steal his property and punched him, causing a cut on the back of his head. The names of the teens are being withheld due to their age.
MAN ARRESTED FOR SCREWDRIVER ‘MISCHIEF’
Police arrested 26-year-old Corey Prescod for criminal mischief, reckless endangerment and harassment in front of 26 West 17th Street last Monday at 1:22 p.m. Police said that Prescod intentionally damaged the victim’s passenger side mirror with a screwdriver after he and the victim were involved in a car accident. Prescod allegedly told police that he intentionally damaged the victim’s mirror.
FIGHT AT FLATIRON LASH SALON
Forty-year-old Myung Shin and 31-year-old Eun Lee were arrested for assault inside Bling Lash at 20 West 23rd Street last Monday at 3:03 p.m. Police said that Lee grabbed Shin by the hair and threw her to the ground, causing cuts to her right knee and right wrist. Shin allegedly slapped Lee in the face, causing a contusion to her right eye. Police did not have any further information about what caused the dispute at the lash extension salon.
WOMAN BUSTED FOR ‘ASSAULT’ ON WEST 26TH
Police arrested 26-year-old Karis Corea for assault in front of 165 West 26th Street last Tuesday at 3:14 a.m. Police said that Corea punched the victim in the face, causing a broken tooth and a bloody lip. Corea also allegedly scratched the victim’s neck, causing redness and bleeding.
MAN BUSTED FOR ‘DRUGS’ ON THIRD AVENUE
Twenty-year-old Edward Desterdick was arrested for intent to sell a controlled substance, sale of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance in front of 135 Third Avenue and East 15th Street last Tuesday at 5:18 p.m. Police said that Desterdick sold a quantity of an alleged controlled substance to an undercover officer in exchange for cash and he was allegedly in possession of a quantity of controlled substance.
ICE CREAM ‘THIEF’ BUSTED AT CVS
Police arrested 28-year-old Philip Jordan was arrested at the 13th Precinct last Tuesday at 11:32 p.m. for petit larceny. Jordan entered the CVS Pharmacy at 750 Sixth Avenue on November 22 and December 20 and along with two others, allegedly snuck some ice cream from the freezer and tried to leave without paying. He then allegedly fought off being handcuffed when he was approached by police. Jordan was also charged with resisting arrest and possession of stolen property.
MAN ARRESTED FOR ‘UMBRELLA’ ASSAULT
Police arrested 28-year-old Gordon Lewis for assault and criminal mischief last Wednesday at 2:48 a.m. inside a parking lot at 119 East 28th Street. Lewis was allegedly damaging a table inside the location and when an employee confronted him, Lewis allegedly hit the victim in the head with an umbrella, causing a cut. Police said that Lewis was in possession of Xanax pills that were inside his shoe. Lewis was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance and graffiti.
UNLICENSED ‘VENDOR’ BUSTED
Police arrested 59-year-old Jose Delgado for an unclassified misdemeanor in front of 19 Union Square West last Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. Delgado was allegedly offering more than ten toys for sale without a DCA license and could not produce one when asked.