Police: Suspected brick thief hit by patrol car

A man accused of stealing bricks from a construction site was hospitalized after police say he was struck by a patrol car. Police say they received a 911 call yesterday about a man taking bricks from

News 12 Staff

Apr 13, 2012, 7:05 PM

Updated 4,393 days ago

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Police: Suspected brick thief hit by patrol car
A man accused of stealing bricks from a construction site was hospitalized after police say he was struck by a patrol car.
Police say they received a 911 call yesterday about a man taking bricks from a site at the Bayview Houses in Canarsie.
When officers arrived on the scene, the suspect took off, but got hit by a police car. The man sustained injuries to his head and was taken to Brookdale Hospital, where he is listed in critical but stable condition.


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