Burglary Spree – The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in surveillance footage and photos in connection to a burglary pattern within the confines of the 105th Precinct.
The first incident took place on Sunday, June 19, at around 4:40 a.m. The suspects attempted entry into 143-73 243rd St. in Rosedale by cutting the padlock to the roll up gate.
The second incident took place on Sunday, July 24, at around 4:30 a.m. The suspects entered through the front door of Manson Pharmacy located at 137-69 Queens Blvd. in Forest Hills after cutting the padlock to the roll-up gate and prying the door open. Once inside, they removed $100 in cash and assorted medications valued at $300.
The third incident occurred on Thursday, July 28, at approximately 5:30 a.m. The suspects attempted to enter the property located at 224-04 Linden Blvd. in Cambria Heights by cutting the padlock to the roll-up gate.
The fourth incident took place on Saturday, July 30, at around 5:30 a.m., when two unidentified suspects entered Casson Pharmacy at 112-10 Springfield Blvd. after cutting the padlocks on the roll-up gate and prying open the front door. Once inside, the suspects removed $900 in cash and Metro cards.
The first individual is described as a black male between 35 and 45-years-old, weighing approximately 170 lbs and wearing a dark sweatshirt, blue jeans and sneakers. The second individual is a black male between 35 and 45-years-old and weighing approximately 200 lbs. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, dark colored pants and a white baseball cap.
Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.