ATTEMPTED BURGLARY —
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who is wanted in connection with an attempted burglary incident in Jackson Heights.
Around 9:40 a.m., an unidentified individual entered an apartment building by picking the door lock. Once inside, he proceeded into a courtyard, where he removed a window air condition and entered an apartment’s side window. The suspect then entered the apartment, where he encountered a 38-year-old man. The individual fled the apartment northbound on 82nd Street. No injuries were reported and nothing was stolen.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic man who is believed to be 50 years of age. He was last seen wearing a black hat and blue jacket.