Two men stole $3,000 worth of cigarettes from a 7-Eleven in Kew Gardens, according to the NYPD.
The suspects entered the 7-Eleven, located on 81-64 Lefferts Blvd., on Nov. 13 at 4:15 a.m. One individual acted as a look out as the other removed a bin containing the cigarettes from behind the counter. The individuals then fled the area. There were no injuries.
The NYPD describes both men as black, between the ages of 19 and 25. The first man was last seen wearing a black shirt, while the second man was wearing a black hoodie and a black coat. Both men were depicted in surveillance footage, which the NYPD has released.
The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals. Anyone with information on the incident should call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS, or for Spanish at 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
The public can also submit tips online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.