Police searching for five suspected Rite Aid thieves

This surveillance video shows several individuals who are sought in connection with the robbery of a Rite Aid store on Cross Bay Boulevard.
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HOWARD BEACH—Police were searching for five men in connection with a robbery in Howard Beach.

According to police, on Oct. 27 at 10:28 p.m. the five suspects entered the Rite Aid located on 160-10 Crossbay Blvd. and took $1,350 worth of merchandise. When they were leaving, one of the suspects said not to follow him because he had a knife, police said.

The five suspects are being described as men anywhere from between 16 to 20 years old. According to police, they fled the scene in a white Cadillac Escalade.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

Updated 12:20 pm, November 19, 2016
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Joe Moretti from Jamaica says:
Don't any of these local media outlets have editors or people who check for spelling, grammar or factual errors. Hell, even lazy folks can do spell-check.

The heading under the photos in this Times Ledger piece spells individuals as inidividuals. I mean who wrote this article, those INIDIVIDUALS in the photo below.


NOTE: Why do all of these suspects for —— in Queens look like they came out of Hood Rat Central Casting. They are all beginning to become one big blur.
Nov. 17, 2016, 4:55 am

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