ASTORIA — Police were looking for help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary within the 114th Precinct, the NYPD said.
According to police, a white male in his 40s entered an apartment by picking a lock near Newton Avenue Sept. 12 around 12:45 p.m. and removed electronics before fleeing on foot.
Police described the suspect as between 5-foot-6 and 5-foot-7 with a medium build and a light beard. He was last seen wearing a dark colored striped shirt, sunglasses and khaki pants, police said.
Anyone with information on the incident was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS, by submitting tips online at nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 and entering TIP577.
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