GRAND LARCENY —
Police said that they are searching for an individual who is wanted in connection with a grand larceny incident in Astoria on Dec. 6.
Around 4:30 p.m., an unidentified man entered the American Specialty Pharmacy, located at 26-20 Hoyt Ave., and asked the clerk for assistance. When the clerk came out from behind the counter to help the suspect find an eye-care product, the man removed the victim’s wallet from his pants.
The suspect removed cash from the wallet and placed it back into the victim’s pocket before fleeing the store. The suspect is described as a five-foot-seven-inch black man who weighs approximately 150 pounds and was last seen wearing all camouflage.