That's my dog!
A 38-year-old female was picking up take-out on Court Street near 4th Place on March 16 at 10:48 p.m. when she saw a man attempting to take the harness off her $2,000 dog, which was tied to a post outside the restaurant, cops said. The thief, Kendale Golston, 31, was arrested and charged with grand larceny. The type of dog is not known at this time.
"You have to pay me for protection"
A 42-year-old male tried to extort a 39-year-old who owns a building at 365 Columbia St. Cops said on March 15 at 9:40 a.m. the victim reported he was ordered to pay $350 a week or his building and property would be damaged.
A 73-year-old male was pushed to the ground and robbed on March 16 at 3:15 p.m. Cops said 2 unknown thugs approached the victim from behind and held him down outside 39 West 9th St. before taking everything out of his pockets. The thieves, estimated to be 20 and 26-years-old, got away with a Social Security card, a Green card, an Identification card and $250 in cash.