Top Crime Alerts for September 11, 2023

Title: Violent Robbery in Brooklyn Leaves Victim Injured

Brooklyn, NY – In a shocking incident, a violent robbery took place in a residential neighborhood, leaving a local resident injured. Law enforcement authorities are currently investigating the incident and are seeking information from the public to help track down the perpetrators.

According to witnesses, the incident occurred in the late evening near a busy street corner. The victim, a 35-year-old male, was walking home when he was approached by two individuals wearing dark clothing and masks. Both suspects allegedly brandished weapons, demanding the victim hand over his personal belongings.

A struggle ensued between the victim and the assailants, resulting in the victim sustaining several injuries. The attackers managed to snatch the victim’s wallet, cell phone, and other personal items before fleeing the scene on foot. The injured victim was later rushed to a nearby hospital, where he is currently receiving treatment for his injuries.

Local law enforcement officials arrived promptly at the scene, setting up a perimeter and conducting a thorough search of the area. However, the assailants successfully evaded capture and the investigation is ongoing.

Detectives are urging anyone with information related to the incident to come forward, as eyewitness accounts and assistance from the community are crucial to apprehending the suspects. Residents in the area are also advised to remain vigilant and take necessary precautions, such as traveling in groups during the late hours.

Authorities are reviewing surveillance footage from nearby businesses and residences. They hope that the footage will provide valuable clues that could help identify the suspects.

Crimes like these have been a growing concern in the Brooklyn area, prompting increased efforts from law enforcement agencies to ensure community safety. The incident serves as a reminder to residents to remain cautious, report suspicious activities, and take necessary measures to protect themselves.

Further updates on the investigation will be provided as more information becomes available.

September 11, 2023: Frigidaire Stainless-Steel 30-inch 4 Burner and 36-inch 5 Burner Gas Cooktops

This recall involves all Frigidaire Stainless-Steel 30-inch 4 Burner Gas Cooktops (model FFGC3026SS) and Frigidaire Stainless-Steel 36-inch 5 Burner Gas Cooktops (model FFGC3626SS) with control knobs with black shafts. The model number and serial number are located on a label on the underside of the unit. The cooktops have “FRIGIDAIRE” on the front, lower left corner. The following serial numbers are included in this recall: Model Numbers Serial Numbers FFGC3026SS 1F00590006 through 1F11090155 3F53705075 through 3F01309052 FFGC3626SS 1F00590020 through 1F10390342 3F53703455 through 3F00806110 To determine whether their cooktop is included in the recall, consumers should visit and input the model and serial number.

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