REGO PARK — A salesperson at a Woodhaven Boulevard Sprint shop did not plan on giving out any five-finger discounts last month when two men made off with a pair of iPhones, police said.
On Feb. 9 at about 12:15 p.m., the two men entered the store, near Furmanville Avenue, and were shown two of the Apple gadgets.
But the men, who were caught on surveillance video, grabbed the phones out of the salesperson’s hands and fled.
Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577. All calls will be kept confidential.
©2012 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.