Stuck between a building and a hard place
The police and fire departments responded to a call of a woman stuck between two buildings in the 11900 block of Madison Avenue at around 12:15 a.m. Aug. 27. The woman was freed from the tight spot, uninjured.
Woman trying to sell drugs at bar
Police received a report that a woman was trying to sell prescription drugs to customers at the bar on W. 117th Street at around 1:30 a.m. Aug. 26. Police were unable to catch up with her.
A man told police that while standing in the 12000 block of Detroit Avenue, another man ran by and snatched $5 out of his hand, then ran into a nearby apartment Aug. 26.
Theft, drug charges
A man was arrested after he was caught stealing Advil from the on W. 117th Street at around 4:30 p.m. Aug. 26. He was also found in possession of heroin. He was charged with theft and possession of drugs.
A man was cited for drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop near the intersection of Madison and Newman avenues at around 4 a.m. Aug. 27.
A man and a woman were each arrested and charged with shoplifting from the on Detroit Avenue at around 2 p.m. Aug. 28. The woman was also charged with drug paraphernalia.
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