Posts tagged "mugging"

Girl Talk: I Chased Down My Pickpocketer And Won

As a mid-20s Manhattanite who leads a hectic life reliant on long hours, late evenings, and public transportation, I’ve often considered what would happen if I ever found myself in a threatening situation. Standing more than six feet tall in my favorite wedges, with fiery red hair and freckly arms, I’ve thought of myself le…

By: NouveauYorker / September 8, 2011

Mean Mugger Gets Diane von Furstenberg

Evidently, there is a Spanish mugger who doesn't have proper respect for the wrap dress. While she was enjoying a day of museum-hopping in Madrid, Diane von Furstenberg got mugged. "I just got robbed in the street in front of the Thyssen museum ... My wallet, cash and all my credit cards!!" she tweeted. "I…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 27, 2009