Burglars Swipe a $2,000 Bottle of Cognac From Suffolk Arms

Still images from surveillance cameras/NYPD.

Still images from surveillance cameras/NYPD.

Police are looking for three suspects wanted for burglarizing Suffolk Arms, the new cocktail bar at 269 East Houston St.

It happened Sunday April 3 at around 5 a.m. The burglars kicked through a window, swiping $3,000 in liquor. They made off with a $2,000 bottle of Louis XIII cognac.

Cops say the men took off on Suffolk Street, heading south in the direction of Stanton Street.

If you know anything about the whereabouts of the suspects, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


Police: Assault Victim Burglarized Essex Street Restaurant on Same Night

Patacon Pisao, 139 Essex St.

Patacon Pisao, 139 Essex St.

Here’s a strange one from the New York Post Police Blotter. At around 2 a.m. on Wednesday, police responded to Delancey Street, where 23-year-old Kenneth Johnson had been “knocked out by someone who punched him in the head.” After he was taken to a local hospital, the cops were called to Patacon Pisao, the restaurant at 139 Essex St., on the report of a burglary.  They got a look at security camera footage that showed Johnson and two accomplices entering through an unlocked door at about 1 a.m. and swiping two tablet computers. Johnson, Joallan Garcia and Christopher Durjan were all arrested and charged with burglary and possession of stolen property.

Burglar Climbs Through Air Duct, Swipes $5,000 From Fine Fare

String of Burglaries at Grand Street Guild Apartments

Grand Street Guild apartment complex.

Grand Street Guild apartment complex.

A reader sent along a notice that was dispersed last month to residents of the Grand Street Guild apartment complex, alerting them to a string of burglaries dating back to December.  The May 16 dispatch from building mangement notes, “there has been no forced entry in any of these incidents, indicating that the perpetrators possibly have keys to some of the apartments.”  Our tipsters said there have been no major updates from management since the notice was distributed.  The incidents have happened in two out of three buildings within the complex – 460 Grand St. and 131 Broome St. Grand Street Guild recently completed a large-scale renovation.  The 7th Precinct is investigating.  Click through to read the memo.

Burglar Stole $20,000 in Jewels and Electronics From Suffolk Street Apartment

Screen grab from surveillance video.

In this morning’s police blotter in the Post, there’s news of a burglary on Suffolk Street.

It happened February 10th, at about 1:45 p.m. The NYPD says the suspect swiped as much as $20,000 in jewelry and electronic equipment from an apartment on Suffolk, near Stanton Street.  The suspect is described as being about 5-foot-9, around 180 pounds.

If you have info, call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (8477).  Or you can send a text to 274637 (CRIMES) – enter “TIP577.”