GRAND LARCENY —
Police said that they are searching for an individual who is wanted in connection with a grand larceny incident in Flushing on Feb. 22.
Around 6:45 p.m., a 36-year-old woman placed her purse on top of her shopping cart inside of J-Mart, located at 136-20 Roosevelt Ave. When the victim stepped away from the cart, the suspect walked over and removed the wallet from inside her purse. The suspect fled the store on foot. Among the items inside the purse were $1,100 in cash and five credit cards.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic man who was last seen wearing a black hooded sweater and black baseball cap with a white brim and the word “Sox” written across the front.