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Police Searching for Bicyclist Who Fled After Breaking Woman’s Arm in Ridgewood: NYPD

Surveillence Picture of Suspect (NYPD 104th Precinct Twitter) Vicinity of Incident (Google Maps)

April 18, 2019 By Meghan Sackman

Police are searching for a bicyclist who rode into a woman on a Ridgewood street, breaking her arm, and fled the scene last week.

According to police, a 59-year-old woman was crossing the street in the vicinity of 67th Avenue and Fresh Pond Road around 6 p.m. on April 10 when she was struck by the bicyclist.

The unknown biker fled the scene, leaving the woman with a broken arm.

The 104th Precinct tweeted a picture of the suspect caught by a nearby camera :

Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity can call the 104th Precinct Detective Squad at 718-386-2723.

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7 Comments

Why I hate bikes, bicyclists, and their stupid bike lanes

SEE???? This is the reason why bicycles and bicyclists need to be licensed a f held responsible for the laws that other operators of vehicles are required to be responsible for!!!

Bike Lanes my ass!

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Anonymous

Cyclists need protected bike lanes, so that they don’t have to resort to riding on the sidewalks to avoid being run over and killed.

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P.

Over 2,500 bicyclists were killed or seriously injured last year–NY Times story. Here we have a result of “runner’s high” the effect of high intensity exercise results is an euphoria that deflects consequential thinking (so-called “higher order reasoning”). Bikers are a danger to themselves and others.
Assault by bike should be classified and crime stats taken, along with vigorous law enforcement.

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DB

inb4 everyone calls for a crusade against bicyclists because of this.
(This obviously sucks for the woman and he should be caught and punished)

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A Woodsider

If this bicycle was licensed, registered, insured and had license plates, the rider could be identified. Disgusting! Hope the poor woman recovers quickly.

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Princess Vespa

I agree.

PS all you downvoters… It looks like we now have 14 suspects in this. Think about that. A disagree is an agree for the criminal side.

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