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Man stabbed in forehead with gardening shears

Brooklyn Daily

60th Precinct

Coney Island—Brighton Beach—Seagate

Brutal assault

Cops arrested a man for stabbing another gentleman — in the forehead — with gardening shears inside the Brighton Beach Avenue subway station on Dec. 22.

The victim told police that he was inside the train station near Brighton Sixth Street at 10:10 am when the suspect pierced him with the gardening instrument.

Hardware hound

A man was arrested for stealing hardware supplies from a Cropsey Avenue home improvement store on Dec. 22.

An employee at the hardware store near Bay 53rd Street told police that he was working at the business at noon when he noticed a man grab several carbon monoxide alarms, a shower head, and various tools, before attempting to flee with the loot without paying.

— Colin Mixson

Reach reporter Colin MIxson at or by calling (718) 260-4514.

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