The NYPD are looking for a man in connection to five robberies that took place in Astoria and Long Island City, all of which were aimed at women.  According to police, the pattern began on July 28th just before midnight when the suspect approached a woman on 33rd Street near 34th Avenue. He took out…

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Astorians are usually unsurprised by package thieves stealing deliveries right from their door step. It’s been an ongoing problem for many residents of western Queens. Deliveries are usually left unattended when no one is home to sign for them – an issue that has caught the attention of many would-be thieves. The latest video shows…

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Police are after a man who jumped over the security glass at a Citibank counter in Astoria and stole cash, getting away on Thursday morning. The suspect, a young man sporting a black hooded sweater and bandanna across his face, entered the Citibank located on Steinway St around 9AM. He quickly jumped the service counter.…

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A woman suffered several broken bones when a robber followed her into an apartment building and proceeded to choke and punch her, making off with her credit card. The woman (35 years old) was entering the building around 7:30AM near 31st Drive and 21st Street, according to DNAinfo. The man followed her into the elevator…

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A man attempted to solicit money from a preschool in Astoria last month, pretending to be a police officer. February 28th, at around 11:50AM, the suspect went into New Milestone Pre-School, on 27-18 Hoyt Avenue, according to police. He showed a NYPD identification card before attempting to get money for an unknown charity. He quickly…

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Sometimes you just need to brush. This holiday shopper decided to forgo the paying and get straight to the taking when he decided to steal toothpaste (of all things), from Rite Aid. The product of choice? Colgate and Sensodyne, of course. According to NYPD, a man in a black coat and hoodie entered the Rite…

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A 73 year old man was withdrawing some money from an outdoor Bank of America ATM on 36th Avenue and 31st Street on August 23rd, around 9PM, when a man ran up and grabbed $200, fleeing the scene. The thief snatched the money just as the ATM was spiting it out, before running away, leaving…

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On August 15th, at around 4AM on 37th Avenue and 33rd Street, a man approached a 29 year old and pulled out a gun on him, demanding he hand over his property. The gunman snatched a gold chain from the victim’s neck, after which he shot the victim in the left shoulder and quickly fled…

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On June the 2nd, around 10:30AM, a man broke into an Astoria home on 33rd Street and started grabbing jewelry and appliances before fleeing the scene. The price tag on his bag of goods at the end of the robbery was in access of $11,000.  The man, described as Hispanic with a goatee and brown…

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