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77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights 14-year-old murdered An 18-year-old teenager was charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old teen on  June 1, police said. Dequan Edwards, 18, allegedly shot Tyrek O’Hara-Morris, 14, once in the head at about 8:35 pm on the corner of Park Place and Troy Avenue. […]Read More

Police Beat * 5-12-2011

77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Wine robbery An unknown thief robbed a wine bar and restaurant on May 4, police said. Police believe the crook entered the Abigail Wine Bar and Restaurant, 807 Classon Avenue, some time after 3 am through the side window and exited the same way. The owner reported […]Read More

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77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Burglar hits apartment A sneaky burglar entered an apartment, o  March 28 and got away with over $6,000 in goods, police said. The 47-year-old victim discovered the burglary when she arrived at her 848 Prospect Place apartment around noon. Police reports indicated the burglar did not enter […]Read More

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77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Man gunned down A 20-year-old man was shot and killed on March 13, police said. Police responded to sounds of gunfire at about 7:50 pm and found the victim shot once in the chest. He was taken to Kings County Hospital and declared dead on arrival. Police […]Read More

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Pot sales bust More drug arrests Two 48-year-old men were arrested – one for marijuana possession and one for heroin possession on March 5, Police said.The two were standing on the southeast corner of Bergen Street and Franklin Avenue at about 1 pm when police members of the Street Narcotics Enforcement Unit (SNEU) moved in […]Read More

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77th Precinct covering Crown Heights and Prospect Heights Slick robbery A thief allegedly left no traces after burglarizing a man’s apartment on Feb. 20, police said. The 32-year-old victim said he came home to his Grand Avenue apartment around 1 pm to find his Mac Book Pro computer missing. There were no signs of forced […]Read More