GRAND LARCENY —
Around 7:20 a.m., the suspect used a 34-year-old man’s stolen credit card to purchase food at a McDonald’s restaurant located at 54 6th Ave. in Manhattan. The credit card was stolen from the victim during a robbery that happened earlier in the day at 30-24 31st St. in Astoria.
CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF A WEAPON —
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man wanted in connection with an incident on Aug. 6 in Astoria involving the criminal possession of a weapon.
Around 3 p.m., the suspect placed a loaded 9mm Kel-Tech firearm into a locker at the swimming pool within Astoria Park.
The suspect then fled the location after witnesses observed him with the firearm.
Police said that they are searching for an individual wanted in connection with an assault that took place on Aug. 30 in Astoria.
Around 8 p.m., a 33-year-old man was in the rear of a property located at 21-20 34th Ave. when he was approached by an individual who displayed a firearm and shot him in the left arm. The suspect fled the location to parts unknown and the victim was taken to NY Cornell Hospital by private means.
The suspect is a five-foot-seven-inch black man who is believed to be 30 years old and weigh 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing gray slacks, a green construction vest, white sneakers and a yellow hard hat.