STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Right here’s a take a look at an important criminal-justice tales from round Staten Island this week:
WOMAN’S HAIR PULLED DURING ROBBERY; MAN SOUGHT
Police launched a picture of a man wanted for questioning in connection with a Tuesday morning bank robbery in New Dorp.
An unidentified robber entered the Empire State Financial institution department at 1361 North Railroad Ave. at round 10:50 a.m., grabbed an worker, a girl in her 60s, by the hair, and demanded cash, a police spokesman beforehand informed the Advance/SILive.com.
A teller on the financial institution gave the person $four,603, in accordance with an announcement from the NYPD.
2 MORE HYLAN BLVD. RESTAURANTS TARGETED BY BURGLARS
As if a worldwide pandemic and compelled shutdowns weren’t sufficient to take care of, a number of restaurant homeowners throughout Staten Island have fallen sufferer to a current spate of burglaries that police sources say is perhaps linked.
The 2 most up-to-date incidents each occurred early Thursday morning alongside Hylan Boulevard in Nice Kills, the place police say Andrew’s Diner and Portobello Cafe have been each focused.
ROBBER STICKS UP ELTINGVILLE MARKET
Police are looking for an unidentified man who robbed an Eltingville market simply after midnight, then fled in what police described as a livery automobile.
The suspect entered Solar Fruit Market, situated at 3870 Richmond Ave., and brandished what seemed to be a firearm, in accordance with an NYPD spokesman.
A 71-year-old worker informed police the person ordered him to empty the register, then made off with about $500.
MAN ACCUSED OF GROPING WOMAN ON CITY BUS IN GREAT KILLS
A New Dorp man just lately groped a feminine passenger on a metropolis bus in Nice Kills, prosecutors allege.
Jefferson Chan, 33, of Ebbitts Road, was arrested Saturday in reference to the Aug. 6 incident, mentioned police.
The unsavory episode occurred at about eight:55 a.m. when Chan squeezed the sufferer’s breast and mentioned, “You see? No one is stopping me,” in accordance with the grievance.
FEDS: MAN BUSTED IN CONNECTION WITH DRUG SCHEME
A 23-year-old man tried to leap out a window of a stash home in Maine the place feds ultimately discovered crack, a combination of heroin and fentanyl and a number of other firearms, court docket papers allege.
Antonio Fulton, whose final identified tackle is from South Seashore, was arrested on Wednesday, together with 25 different suspects accused of working “a years-long, refined drug trafficking conspiracy,” and being “liable for trafficking massive portions of crack, heroin and fentanyl between New York and Maine, and laundering the proceeds of their drug trafficking exercise,” federal prosecutors allege in court docket papers filed within the Japanese District of New York in Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon.
MAN, 39, RAPED, SODOMIZED WOMAN, ALLEGE COPS
A Port Richmond man raped and sodomized a girl final month, prosecutors allege.
Jose L. Rodriguez, 39, of the 200 block of Treadwell Avenue, pleaded not responsible at his arraignment Monday in state Supreme Court docket, St. George, stemming from the alleged Sept. 27 incident.
A legal grievance mentioned the sexual assault occurred throughout the early morning hours in Graniteville.
MAN ACCUSED OF BURGLARIZING POPULAR ST. GEORGE BAR
It was unhealthy sufficient that a West Brighton man snatched an iPad, bottle of booze and money from a well-liked St. George bar and restaurant, authorities allege.
However Paul M. Watson returned two nights later and chucked a rock by means of the window of Cargo Café, alleges a legal grievance.
Watson, 31, of the 300 block of Sheffield Road, now faces felony and misdemeanor costs stemming from the alleged incidents.
MAN, 19, INDICTED IN ALLEGED HOUSE-PARTY SLASHING
An argument at a Mariners Harbor home occasion turned ugly and ended with one man badly slashed and one other indicted on first-degree assault costs, in accordance with prosecutors and a legislation enforcement supply with data of the case.
Demis Pacheco, 19, of the 100 block of Moreland Road, Midland Seashore, pleaded not responsible Wednesday at his arraignment to all costs stemming from the alleged March eight assault.
The supply mentioned Pacheco and the sufferer have been acquaintances.