Famous NYC restaurant Carbone has smashed its windows as crime rises so

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Stonewall protesters smashed a window at favorite restaurant Carbone on Thursday night as people were dining there at 8:15 p.m., leaving a woman eating outside with a shoulder cut open.

A male protester who was part of the group walked past the Greenwich Village restaurant and smashed one of the panels of the eatery, which was set to circumvent COVID-19 measures banning indoor eating.

He then fled with the rest of the group, who gathered each week to march around Manhattan in honor of the Stonewall Riot in 1969. It’s the same group that clashed with police in April and destroyed the Columbus Circle statue.

Before leaving on Thursday, the group stated on Instagram that they would be organizing a “Pride riot.”

Stonewall was a riot! Pride is a riot! Pride should focus on Black Trans and Queer People, Culture and Joy. This is not a question but a statement of what we will be doing on and off the street.

“Our visibility is not in question and any kind of policing or oppression of black people will be dismantled by any means necessary,” they said in an Instagram post.

A Stonewall protester smashed a window in Carbone with his fist Thursday night as people dined at the famed restaurant

A Stonewall protester smashed a window in Carbone with his fist Thursday night as people dined at the famed restaurant

The incident at Carbone (pictured above on Friday morning) happened while diners were eating outside.  A woman standing by the window suffered a cut on her shoulder.  The smashed window was still there on Friday, but it had been replaced

The incident at Carbone (pictured above on Friday morning) happened while diners were eating outside. A woman standing by the window suffered a cut on her shoulder. The smashed window was still there Friday, but it had been replaced

It was one of the panels on the dining structure of the restaurant that had been vandalized.  Restaurants were forced to pay for the expensive outdoor dining cabanas to circumvent COVID-19 rules banning indoor dining.  The NYPD criticized the protesters for vandalizing it, especially as the restaurant industry tries to get back on its feet

It was one of the panels on the dining structure of the restaurant that had been vandalized. Restaurants were forced to pay for the expensive outdoor dining cabanas to circumvent COVID-19 rules banning indoor dining. The NYPD criticized the protesters for vandalizing it, especially as the restaurant industry tries to get back on its feet

The incident is the latest in a series of violent crimes in New York City, which, still reeling from the pandemic, is seeing a drastic escalation of robberies, rapes and assaults as police fight bail reforms and austerity measures.

Thursday night’s riots came at the start of Pride Month and are just a year after the city was torn apart by rioters following the murder of George Floyd.

Carbone replaced the smashed window within hours and the injured woman refused on-site medical treatment.

Now NYPD detectives are scouring CCTV footage from the area to find the suspect.

Carbone has not commented on the incident, but the NYPD publicly condemned it and shared a photo of the damage on Twitter.

“Businesses all over NYC are still recovering from the past year, intentionally harming their business doesn’t help either case.

“This incident is under investigation.

“During tonight’s protest in Manhattan, not only was a business damaged, but an innocent customer was cut when the glass shattered during the destruction.”

The Stonewall protesters in Greenwich Village on Thursday night.  The group meets every week to march in the city, but they often clash violently with the police

The Stonewall protesters in Greenwich Village on Thursday night. The group meets every week to march in the city, but they often clash violently with the police

Stonewall protesters marched through the city on Thursday night after declaring on Instagram that they were staging a riot

Stonewall protesters marched through the city on Thursday night after declaring on Instagram that they were staging a riot

Dozens gathered in the rain last night for the weekly protest.  The NYPD has not yet released a description of the suspect, but said it was a man man

Dozens gathered in the rain last night for the weekly protest. The NYPD has not yet released a description of the suspect, but said it was a man man

Before going out on Thursday night, the group stated that they were organizing a 'Pride riot' on Instagram

Before going out on Thursday night, the group stated that they were organizing a ‘Pride riot’ on Instagram

Stonewall protesters clash with police at Columbus Circle in April this year in another incident

Stonewall protesters clash with police at Columbus Circle in April this year in another incident

The group of Stonewall protesters also clashed with police at Columbus Circle in April.

They destroyed the statue and tried to spit on police officers in that stalemate.

Violent crime across the board is up 30 percent from last year and NYPD unions are begging for change.

They blame Bill de Blasio’s bail reform and a series of crime cuts.

Figures released by Compstat reveal that there have been 1,754 major crimes in the city in the past week alone.

There have been 35 shootings, 39 rapes, 105 other sex crimes, 1,600 thefts, 708 crimes and 14 hate crimes. Crime is on the rise in almost every category.

This map shows the crimes reported to the NYPD in one week in late May and where they took place

This map shows the crimes reported to the NYPD in one week in late May and where they took place

Figures released by Compstat reveal that there have been 1,754 major crimes in the city in the past week alone

Figures released by Compstat reveal that there have been 1,754 major crimes in the city in the past week alone

THEFT - Theft is up 40 percent this week compared to the same week last year

THEFT – Theft is up 40 percent this week compared to the same week last year

ATTACK - The crime rate has increased by 15 percent.  Last week there were 700

ATTACK – The crime rate has increased by 15 percent. Last week there were 700

SEX TICKETS - Sex crimes are up 120 percent citywide - a terrifying leap

SEX TICKETS – Sex crimes are up 120 percent citywide – a terrifying leap

TRANSIT RESOURCES - Subway attacks spark a spike in transit crime, which was up 105% last week

TRANSIT RESOURCES – Subway attacks spark a spike in transit crime, which was up 105% last week

The only categories where there was a decrease were murder and burglary.

The situation is getting so bad that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo last week said the city was becoming too dangerous and efforts to revive it after COVID-19 are being hampered.

“We have a major crime problem in New York City. Everything we just talked about, now that the economy is coming back, you know what the first step is? People should feel safe.

‘We are building new projects, stimulating new business – what comes before that is public safety, otherwise it won’t work.

“New Yorkers don’t feel safe and they don’t feel safe because crime rates are rising.

“It’s not that they’re neurotic or overly sensitive — they’re right.”

Carbone has not commented on the incident, but the NYPD publicly condemned it and shared a photo of the damage on Twitter.

Carbone has not commented on the incident, but the NYPD publicly condemned it and shared a photo of the damage on Twitter.

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