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68th Precinct

Bay Ridge—Dyker Heights

Timber!

Cops cuffed a guy who they say beat a man with a piece of wood at Shore Road on April 13.

The victim was in his apartment building between 92nd and Oliver streets at 9 am when he was suddenly attacked with the timber, police said. The victim knew his attacker and police managed to arrest the suspect later that day, officials said.

Ambushed

Two punks robbed a delivery man on Colonial Road and 79th Street on April 12.

The man told police he had just completed a delivery at 8 pm when he was grabbed from behind and $250 was ripped from inside his pocket, according to a police report.

The thieves fled on foot without a trace, police said.

Home invader

A raider ransacked a woman’s 63rd Street apartment on April 9.

The woman told police that she left her apartment between 10th and 11th avenues for work that morning but when she returned at 2 pm, her bedroom closet was tossed and $540 was missing, according to a police report.

Other property worth $240 was also swiped from her home, said police.

— Caroline Spivack

Posted 12:00 am, April 19, 2017
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