Police Blotter: Firearm Found on Street; Plus, Pickpockets, Graffitti and Pot
Carrol Gardens Patch - almost 5 years
The following arrest information was supplied by the 76th Precinct. It does not indicate a conviction.
Firearm Found on Sidewalk
While walking to work one morning along Visitation Place between Richards Street and Van Brunt Street, a man came across a box with what appeared to be the butt of a shotgun sticking out. The 53-year-old witness discovered the deadly firearm on Monday, April 9, at 7:10 a.m. He immediately called emergency services, which upon arrival to the scene determined that the firearm was unloaded. Police forces secured the model No. 20 shotgun and removed it from the area.
Tax Preparer Victim of Pickpocket
A tax specialist was in her office on Lucquer Street Saturday, April 14, at 8:15 p.m. when she reported to the 76 Precinct that her wallet was missing. Upon going into her purse to retrieve a flash drive at her office, she realized that an unknown person had removed her wallet without permission. The victim, 58, told police she believed she was bumped in
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