REGO PARK — Police were looking for help finding a suspect wanted in connection to a burglary in Rego Park, the NYPD said.
According to cops, a white male suspect between 35 and 40 years old used a hammer to shatter the glass storefront to Olga Salon in Rego Park Feb. 7 around 8:13 p.m.
He then went on to remove money from the cash register inside as well as a portable radio from behind the counter area before leaving the store, police said.
Police described the suspect as about 5-foot-8 and between 160 and 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored jacket, the NYPD said.
Anyone with information was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public could also submit their tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or by sending tips via text message to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.
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