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Three men rob drugs from Astoria store: Cops

Police said that three suspects stole Rogaine, Zyrtec, Crest White Strips, Allegra and Mucinex from a pharmacy in Astoria. Images courtesy NYPD
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ASTORIA — The NYPD was asking for the public’s assistance in identifying three men wanted for a grand larceny on Steinway Street.

According to cops, three men entered Rite Aid, at 32-87 Steinway St., April 20 and stole Rogaine, Zyrtec, Crest White Strips, Allegra and Mucinex before fleeing the store.

Police said the first suspect is described as a black male, aged 20-30 and wearing a black jacket, white jeans and red sneakers. The second suspect is described as a black male wearing a yellow hard hat and green traffic vest. The third suspect is described as a black male wearing a white T-shirt and black jogging pants.

Anyone with information in regards to this grand larceny is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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